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ARCH 2614/5614 Building Technology, Materials and Methods

Fall 2015

Jonathan Ochshorn

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Course Readings

See course outline for weekly reading assignments.

construction specifier cover

Texts for supplementary readings

Edward Allen, Fundamentals of Building Construction, [available online for Cornell students] 6th edition, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2013 (except where noted otherwise)

Students should get a free subscription to the Construction Specifier by filling out this online form.

Revit "Essential Training" ( and National CAD Standard

See instructions here.

References on course reserve, Fine Arts Library

TH1715 B66x 1990

Basic construction references, Fine Arts Library

Internet sources