Publisher: Fraunhofer Information Center for Regional Planning and Building Construction (IRB)
Coverage: 1976 - Present
The International CONstruction DAtabase (ICONDA) database of the International Council for Building Research, Studies and Documentation (CIB) covers worldwide technical literature on all fields of building construction, civil and construction engineering, and architecture and town planning.
The database offers quick and concise support in retrieval and access of specialist information from the domain of planning and building - for professionals from the planning and buildling industries ; for research experts ; for lecturing staff and students in academic training.
ICONDA contains references taken from sources in more than 20 different countries. Each reference has abstracts and detailed keywords in English which are provided to the user to assist in the decision of what to read in full.
ICONDA sources include periodicals, books, research reports, conference proceedings, business reports, theses, and non-conventional literature that is normally outside the public domain, with coverage dating back to the launch of the database in 1976.