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Historic Preservation: Codes/LEED/LFUCG

This guide will assist you in finding materials in the field of historic preservation.

Kentucky Building Code

Effective January 2014, the Kentucky Building Code will be based on the 2012 International Code Council Building Code as amended in 2013 in the links below.

The Design Library holds the full set of building codes for 2012 issued by the International Code Council. These are located in the Design Library Reference section KFN 5035 .A24 2012.

Also helpful may be:   Building Codes Illustrated: A Guide to Understanding the 2012 International Building Code    TH420 .C49 2012

LEED Materials

The United States Green Building Council developed the LEED system.  Per their website, "LEED provides building owners and operators a concise framework for identifying and implementing practical and measurable green building design, construction, operations and maintenance solutions."  Additional information on the LEED system can be found at the United States Green Building Council website.  The following LEED materials are available in the Design Library.

LEED New Construction Sample Exam   TD 195 .E49 S49 2006

LEED Reference Package for New Construction   Reserves  TH 6025 .L44 2005

Commercial Interiors  version 2.0   NA 2542.36 .U82 2006

Existing Buildings, version 2.0 reference guide   TH 880 .E95 2006

Home Reference Guide  TH 4860 .U75 2008

Schools Reference Guide  TH 6021 .S36 2007

LEED BD&C Exam Guide  TH 880 .C432 2010

Fayette County Zoning Ordinances

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