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Building, Construction and Project Management

This guide will help you find information on building, construction and project management, building codes and standards.

Recommended databases

Databases are collections of resources, primarily scholarly journal articles, but they can also contain conference papers, videos, e-books, reports, images and more. Many databases specialise in a specific subject area, so when you are searching in a database you will find material relevant to your studies. 

Search using the main keywords that describe your topic.  For example:  “sustainable building”  practice

Try the advanced search options for combining keywords and refining your search to find the most relevant results

Building and construction, project management, other topics

Useful for researching a wide range of topics on the building and construction of buildings / properties, project management, and any other topics relating to building and construction.

For recommended databases on people management / leadership, please see the Management and Human Resource Management library subject guide.

Sustainable buildings and the environment 

Useful for researching how to minimise carbon footprint and build sustainable, green buildings.

Materials and chemicals

Useful for researching materials and chemicals that may be used in the construction of buildings and structures.

PMBOK® Guide

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