Use reference books when you begin to research a new topic, to look up definitions, and find quick facts.
Toronto Reference Library Atrium by Nayuki licensed CC BY 2.0
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Architects and buildersArchitecture and energy conservationArchitectural design - TechniqueArchitectural drawing - TechniqueArchitectural modelsArchitectural practice - ManagementArchitectural rendering - TechniqueBuilding - EstimatesBuilding managementBuilding materials - StandardsProject managementStrength of materialsSustainable architectureSustainable buildings - Design and construction