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Electronic Resources : Trades
Use the recommended databases below to find articles and e-resources for Trades. Need help? Contact Michelle Ward, the trades liaison librarian.

Top Resources

The online edition of the B.C. Building, Plumbing, and Fire Codes.

Other Resources

The largest online-database about worldwide architects and buildings from past to present.
Automotive repair information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.Content covers over 25,000 vehicles and includes 100,000+ factory drawings and step-by-step photos, 65,000+ technical service bulletins & recalls, wiring diagrams, maintenance schedules, vehicle ownership guides, labor estimator, and more.
A supplement to the 2012 BC Building Code. Provides building requirements for persons with disabilities. Includes illustrations and commentary.
3 databases of authoritative information on sustainable building. Includes all content from Environmental Building News published since 1992, the complete directory of green building products listed in GreenSpec®, and 200+ high performance building case studies.
Introduces food culture from numerous countries and cultures around the world
Coverage of the foods and recipes from 70 representative countries and culture groups worldwide.
Online video streaming service distributing films from BBC, PBS, Media Education Foundation, and many others. Provides an excellent selection of classic and contemporary educational documentaries and theatrical films.