1. Ernst and Peter Neufert “Architects' Data” Third Edition, Edited by Bousmaha Baiche, DipArch, MPhil, Ph D, School of Architecture, Oxford Brookes University and Nicholas Walliman, DipArch, PhD, RlBA, School of Architecture, Oxford Brookes University, School of Architecture, Oxford Brookes University 

2. “The Architects’ Handbook”, Edited by Quentin Pickard RIBA, Blackwell Science Ltd 

3. “METRIC HANDBOOK, Planning and Design Data”, Third Edition, Edited by David Littlefield, Architectural Press is an imprint of Elsevier 

4. “Time-Saver Standards for Building Types”, 2nd edition, Edited by Joseph De Chiara & John Callender, McGRAW-HILL INTERNATIONAL EDITIONS, Architecture Series 

5. “Bus Stop Design Guidelines” prepared for Omnitrans, by Darnell & ASSOCIATES, October 4, 2006 

6. Boardwalk Design Guide; Outdoor Structures, Australia. July/2005, Planning and Code Administration 

7. Military Handbook: Design Guidelines for Security “Fencing, Gates, Barriers and Guard Facilities”, Department of Defense, United State of America 

8. American Institute of Architects, 2001:Clinic Standards, June 21, 2007 (Revised April, 2010); University of New Mexico Hospitals, Michigan Department of Community Health: “The 2007 Minimum Design Standards for Health Care Facilities”.


Visual Dictionary for Architecture, Second Edition (FRANCIS D.K CHING)


1.     Architecture E-books

2.     Green Building Guidebook for Sustainable Architecture

3.     Building Services Handbook

4.     Design for Good Acoustics

5.     Plumbing Sewage  


1.     Burmese Design through Drawings (U AYE MYINT)

2.     History on Vishnu City (U BA SHIN)

3.     Traditional Houses in Myanmar (U MYO MYINT SEIN)

4.     Indian Architecture, Buddhist and Hindu Periods (PERCY BROWN)

5.     The Golden Mrauk-U, An ancient capital of Rakhine (U SHWE ZAN)

6.     The Buddhist art of ancient Arakan (SAN THA AUNG)

7.     Splendour in Wood, The Buddhist monasteries of Burma (SYLVIA FRASER-LU)

8.    A Global History of Architecture (FRANCIS D.K CHING, MARK JARZOMBEK. and VIKRAMADITYA PRAKASH)


Form, Space and Order, Fourth Edition (FRANCIS D.K CHING)