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Level 2, Building G, 154 Hargreaves Street

Bendigo VIC 3550

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Keywords and shelf locations

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Brickwork 693.21
Building industry 690.023
Building tools 621.908 & 684.083
Concrete 620.136 & 693.5 
Framing 694.2
Roofing 690.15 & 695
Sustainable construction

690.0286 & 720.47

Windows and doors 694.6

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Selection of books in the Library

Rawlinsons Australian construction handbook 2019

Rawlinsons Australian construction handbook 2019

Rawlinsons construction cost guide 2019

Rawlinsons construction cost guide 2019 : for housing, small commercial and industrial buildings.

Construction skills

Australian text. Definition of terms, coverage of regulation and codes, real-world examples and practical demonstrations.

Understanding Construction Drawings

Contains actual construction processes and realistic construction drawings integrated into chapter content.

Pre-apprenticeship Maths and literacy for building and carpentry : graduated exercises and practice exam

Pre-apprenticeship Maths and Literacy for Building and Carpentry

Building a Successful Construction Company

Straightforward, conversational guide that emphasizes how strategic thinking is essential for starting and running a construction company today.

Selection of eBooks in the Library

Building Construction Illustrated

The classic visual guide to the basics of building construction.

Handbook for Construction Planning and Scheduling

Handbook for Construction Planning and Scheduling

Exercises in Building Construction

Involves students in the types of everyday issues faced by professional building architects.

Barry's Introduction to Construction of Buildings

Based mainly on domestic and residential buildings this text is the ideal introduction to the subject of building construction.

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Click HERE to access online videos on ergonomics, fire awareness, forklift safety, manual handling, personal protective equipment plus many more Work Health and Safety topics.

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