A Beginner's Guide to the Steel Construction Manual


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  1. AISC Steel Construction Manual, 13th edition, American Institute of Steel Construction, Chicago, 2005
  2. ASCE 7-05: Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures, American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA, 2005.
  3. Salmon, C.G., Johnston, J.E., Steel Structures: Design & Behavior, 4th edition, HarperCollins, 1996
  4. Geschwindner, L.F., Unified Design of Steel Structures, 1st edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2008
  5. Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary, 1973 edition, G.&C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass. 
  6. Petroski, Henry, To Engineer is Human, Vintage Books, New York, 1992
  7. American Welding Society, AWS D1.1: Structural Welding Code - Steel, current edition
  8. ASTM Specification A307, ASTM International, current version
  9. ASTM Specification A325, ASTM International, current version
  10. ASTM Specification A490, ASTM International, current version
  11. AISC Specification for Structural Joints Using ASTM A325 or A490 Bolts, AISC Steel Construction Manual, 13th ed.
  12. American Institute of Timber Construction, Timber Construction Manual, 5th edition, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, NJ, 2005
  13. Ruby, David I., All About Bolts, Modern Steel Construction, May 2003
  14. ACI 318, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete, American Concrete Institute, latest edition.
  15. Bjorhovde, R., Engstrom, M.F., Griffis, L.G., Kloiber, L.A., and Malley, J.O., Structural Steel Selection Considerations: A Guide for Students, Educators, Designers, and Builders, SEI, AISC, ASCE Press, January 2001.