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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" (Lynda.com) 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