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Civil and environmental engineering

A guide to selected resources

Codes and standards


ADA and ABA Accessibility Guidelines  Guidelines and standards from the US Access Board.  These design guidelines cover access for people with disabilities that meet the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990.

  • ASHRAE Standard 90.1: Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings
  • FGI Guidelines
  • International Building Code 2021
  • International Energy Conservation Code 2021
  • International Mechanical Code 2021
  • International Plumbing Code 2021
  • NFPA 13: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems
  • NFPA 70: National Electrical Code
  • NFPA 101: Life Safety Code