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CSA Online: Canadian Standards Association
New Platform for Canadian standards. Please logout at the end of your session.
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ASTM Book of Standards -- Research Reports -- Special technical publications -- Monorgraphs
IEEE Xplore This link opens in a new window
IEEE journal articles, conference proceedings and standards.
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Canadian Electrical Code
You can find the Canadian Electrical Code in the database CSA Online: Canadian Standards Association.
If you are off-campus, login when prompted using your BCIT credentials.
This database is tricky to use.
A sample search for entire parts of the Canadian Electrical code:
- click on My Library
- in search box enter: Canadian Electrical Code, Part I (25th Edition)
- click on CSA C22.1:21 link
- click on the second CSA C22 1:21 link
- click on view online
A sample of how to find parts of the Canadian Electrical code
- click on my library
- use left sidebar subject area
- click on show more
- use the down arrow icon to open dropdown menu
- use the down arrow icons to open up sub-categories including Electrical Code parts
- click on the part you want to view
- click on the link in the result list
- click on the link for the year you want to view
- click view online
To view documents, use the "View Online" button. PDF download is not available at this time.
British Columbia Codes This link opens in a new window
All Code publications are now available under the "Public Library" collection.
BC Building Code 2006 --BC Building Code 2012 --BC Building Code 2018 --BC Fire Code 2006 --BC Fire Code 2012 --BC Fire Code 2018 --BC Plumbing Code 2012 --BC Plumbing Code 2018 --Vancouver Building By-Law 2014 --Vancouver Building By-Law 2007.
National Codes Canada - Online Library
Includes National Building Code of Canada 2015, National Energy Code of Canada for Buildings 2015, National Plumbing Code of Canada 2015, and National Fire Code of Canada 2015.
NFPA Codes Online
Provides NFPA (US National Fire Protection Association) codes and standards online.
Lexis Nexis Quicklaw
Canadian court decisions, provincial court decisions, case law and legislation.
Occupational Health and Safety
Canadian enviroOSH Legislation: "Health and safety acts and regulations, .... codes of practice and guidelines for Canadian federal, provincial and territorial jurisdictions."
OHS Regulation & Related Materials: "The Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Regulation contains legal requirements that must be met by all workplaces under the inspection jurisdiction of WorkSafeBC. Many sections of the Regulation have associated guidelines and policies." from WorkSafeBC website