This authoritative monthly magazine is made available for free of charge to architectural students taking steel design courses. Fifteen (15) copies of seven (7) issues of Modern Steel Construction are sent to all schools of architecture. This magazine covers the use of fabricated structural steel in the variety of structural types. It presents information on the newest and most advanced applications of structural steel in a wide range of structures. 

Issues of Modern Steel Construction (1996 - Present) are available online. Visit: web site to view them. 

In addition to researching Modern Steel Construction, entrants are encouraged to research other projects that demonstrate innovative use of structural steel such as those listed below. An intention of all ACSA competitions is to make entrants aware that background research is a fundamental element of any design solution. 

David L Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Rafael Vinoly Architects, PC, New York, NY 

Architectural Record, 2004 May, pg.154-159 
Modern Steel Construction, 2004, July, pg. 30-35 

Seattle Public Library, Seattle, Washington 
Office for Metropolitan Architecture/LMN Architects 

Architecture, 2004, July, pg. 39-47 
Civil Engineering, 2003, March, pg. 64-67
Modern Steel Construction, May 2005. pp 48-49 

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center 
HNTB Architecture, New York, NY 
Rafael Vinoly Architects, New York, NY 
Primary Group, Boston, MA 

Modern Steel Construction, 2005, pg. 24-26