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Nice resource: BRIK – Building Research Information Knowledgebase

Recently I participated in the Society for Building Science Educators (SBSE) annual retreat (more about this soon).  And at the retreat I saw a fascinating presentation rom Richard L. Hayes who runs helps facilitate something called the Building Research Information Knowledgebase (aka BRIK).

BRIK is a “collaborative effort of the American Institute of Architects and the National Institute of Building Sciences, the Building Research Information Knowledgebase (BRIK) is an interactive portal offering online access to peer-reviewed research projects and case studies in all facets of building, from predesign, design, and construction through occupancy and reuse.”

Browsing around BRIK shows a variety of resources that may be of interest.  The resources are divided up by a variety of categories including:

Research Use

Research Type which itself is divided up into five categories:

It is worth checking out.

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