The American Institute of Architects and the National Institute of Building Sciences have developed a collaborative effort of the Building Research Information Knowledgebase (BRIK) which 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. Links to publications, website and other periodicals related to the design and construction of the building enclosure are also provided in the left navigation bar. The BEC-Chicago does not assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information included herein. Reference to any specific commercial product or service by trademark or manufacturer does not necessarily constitute or imply endorsement by BEC-Chicago. Further, the information by the originators does not necessarily reflect those of BEC-Chicago. The BEC-Chicago reserves the right to make decisions regarding what material is added or removed from the site.