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LRC resources for construction and building services

LRC resources for construction

This guide provides a subject specific tour of the print and online resources available to help you with your studies.

Use the links on the left to help you:

  • find print books, magazines and journals that are available for loan from the LRC
  • search for articles and read ebooks online
  • use the best databases and websites for your course

New books for construction

Building Services Engineering for Construction : Core
Onsite Construction T Level : Core
Book 2 Plumbing : second edition
Book 1 Plumbing : second edition
Water Regulations Guide
Timber frame construction
Guidance Note 3: Inspection and Testing
Requirements for Electrical Installations
On-Site Guide (BS 7671:2018+A2:2022)
Building Regulations in Brief
Electrical installations book 1
Electrical installations Book 2
Carpentry & joinery for the level 1 diploma (6706)
Site carpentry and architectural joinery level 2
Site carpentry and architectural joinery level 3
The City and Guilds Textbook: Painting and Decorating for Level 1 and Level 2
The City and Guilds Textbook: Bricklaying for the Level 1 Diploma (6705)
Bricklaying for the Level 2 Technical Certificate & Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma (7905), Level 2 & 3 Diploma (6705) and Level 2 Apprenticeship (9077)
Electricians guide to building regulations
Estimating and Tendering for Construction Work
Construction Law
Guide to good practice in the management of time in complex projects
Reflective Practice
Barry's Advanced Construction of Buildings
Contractual Procedures in the construction industry
BTEC Nationals Construction Student Book + Active Book
Goss's Roofing Ready Reckoner
Simply Stairs
Functional skills maths level 1
Functional skills maths level 2
Functional skills maths entry level 3
Functional skills English level 1
Functional skills English level 2
Functional skills English level 3

New magazines for construction

Heating Ventilating and Plumbing
The Decorator
Heating Plumbing Monthly

Useful Websites/Links