German federal state building regulations, available in full text at http://www.baunet.de/gesetze/index.html,
including "Building law and regulations (In German: "Gesetze und
Verordnungen") with the emphasis building; federal state building
regulations (in the full text), overview of the relevant DIN standards,
euro-codes and VDI recommendations for the planner and architect; DIN 1053
the new DIN for the calculation and execution of brick-work commentates in
detail from the specialists of the Poroton of federation."
IRB, The Fraunhofer
Information Center for Regional Planning and Building Construction is
Germany's central establishment for the dissemination of expert knowledge on
building construction and planning; cooperates with numerous
national and international bodies, and maintains the most comprehensive
bibliographic databases worldwide on building; publishes thematic
bibliographies, specialist books and specialist book series on all aspects
of building construction, and distributes research reports and the IRB's
literature and fulltext databases.