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Learn how to make discerning use of the Internet to find information for coursework, literature reviews or personal research.
The following tutorials are written, reviewed and regularly updated by a national team of UK university lecturers and librarians with the aim of supporting students, lecturers and researchers in UK higher education.
Housing web resources
Building Research Establishment (BRE)
BRE is an independent and impartial, research-based consultancy, testing and training organisation, offering expertise in every aspect of the built environment and associated industries.
Channel 4: Property: Property styles
Don't know your Gothic architecture from your Victorian? Then you've come to the right place. Here you can find everything about architecture design from beach huts to windmills
The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH)
CIH was granted a Royal Charter in 1984. They are a registered charity and the professional body for the housing sector.
Department for Communities and Local Government: Housing
The government is helping local councils and developers work with local communities to plan and build better places to live for everyone. This includes building affordable housing, improving the quality of rented housing, helping more people to buy a home, and providing housing support for vulnerable people.
The national housing and regeneration agency for England.
Second Life : a guide
Second Life is a 3D world where everyone you see is a real person and every place you visit is built by people just like you.
Shelter is a charity that works to alleviate the distress caused by homelessness and bad housing.