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Buildings

author: Govier, Heather
Discusses the construction and different uses of buildings.
725
year: 1991
copies: 1
call number/section: 725
lexile: 870
subjects: buildings [X], building [X]

Structures

author: Hawkes, Nigel
The stories behind more than 80 of the world's most extraordinary feats of building.
624.09
year: 1993
copies: 4
call number/section: 624.09
lexile:
subjects: civil engineering, buildings [X], underground construction, building [X]

Remarkable Structures

author: Lyall, Sutherland
690
year: 2002
copies: 1
call number/section: 690
lexile:
subjects: building [X], structural engineering, architectural firms, buildings [X]

The Building Of Manhattan

author: Mackay, Donald A
Describes the construction of the early houses and the later development of structural steel buildings including today's latest developments in poured concrete.
690
year: 2010
copies: 9
call number/section: 690
lexile: 1240

Architecture Under Construction

author: Greenberg, Stanley
A collection of black-and-white photographs by Stanley Greenberg that reveal skyscrapers and architecture under construction in urban landscapes; and features a critical essay from Joseph Rosa, a curator of architecture and design at the Art Institute of Chicago.
720.9
year: 2010
copies: 1
call number/section: 720.9
lexile:
subjects: architecture, building [X], buildings [X]

Building For Tomorrow

author: Barber, Nicola
Includes such topics as computer-aided design, new methods of building, new ways to use glass, green buildings, building for leisure and pleasure, floating worlds, and cities for the next century.
690
year: 1993
copies: 1
call number/section: 690
lexile:
subjects: building [X], buildings [X], forecasting

Buildings And Structures

author: Solway, Andrew
Explains how science and technology influence the designs of buildings and structures, describing the forces that act upon bridges, dams, towers, and more, and discussing the energy-efficient aspects of building designs.
690
year: 2012
copies: 4
call number/section: 690
lexile: 890
subjects: structural engineering, building [X], buildings [X]

Do Buildings Have Bones

author:
A collection of questions and answers about buildings, including houses, skyscrapers, lighthouses, and stadiums.
720
year: 1995
copies: 1
call number/section: 720
lexile:
subjects: building [X], buildings [X], questions and answers

Getting A Job In Building Maintenance

author: Wolny, Philip
Describes the job responsibilities of building maintenance workers and explains what is needed to get a position in the field.
331.7
year: 2014
copies: 2
call number/section: 331.7
lexile:
subjects: buildings [X], repairing trades, building trades, building [X]

Buildings, Bridges & Tunnels

author: Gaff, Jackie
624
year: 1991
copies: 1
call number/section: 624
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering, bridges, tunnels, buildings [X], building [X]

Buildings And Structures

author: Jackson, Tom
"Describes building technology, from ancient methods and materials to modern techniques and plans.
690
year: 2012
copies: 1
call number/section: 690
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering, building [X], buildings [X]

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