Educators & Researchers
Explore this area to learn about the numerous resources and programs ACI offers Educators and Researchers.
The Faculty Network is a committee for educators interested in ACI and the concrete industry. Members of the network serve as the formal conduit between ACI and university students and receive notifications of interest to educators and students. All faculty network members have free access to the Guides, Reports & TechNotes portion of the ACI Collection Online, and are eligible to receive a free desk copy of ACI 318 Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete, ACI 562 Code Requirements for Evaluation, Repair, and Rehabilitation of Concrete Structures and Commentary, SP-4 Formwork for Concrete, ACI 530 Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures and Companion Commentaries, SP-17 Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook, and Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 4th Edition.
The Professors’ Workshop is held at ACI World Headquarters in Farmington Hills, MI, every summer. The Professors' Workshop is designed to provide instructors in civil engineering, architecture, architectural engineering, materials science, and construction management programs the tools to engage students in the latest developments in concrete design, construction, and materials. Visit the Professors’ Workshop event page for more information and to register for the upcoming workshop.
ACI 318 PLUS
ACI 318 PLUS provides users with convenient digital interactive access to ACI CODE-318-19 along with in-document access to related resources and enhanced digital search features through all code provisions and commentary. It is a valuable tool for professors and educators teaching with ACI 318 in the classroom. The platform allows professors and students to view and share digital notes and the additional resources within the platform.
ACI In Your Classroom
ACI has many resources to help you and your students engage ACI in your classroom.
ACI Foundation Research
The ACI Foundation's Concrete Research Council seeks to advance the concrete industry through the funding of concrete research projects that further the knowledge and sustainability of concrete materials, construction, and structures.
Special Student Prices
Special student prices are available for: ACI 318-19, SP-4 Formwork for Concrete, ACI 530 Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures, SP-17 Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook Student Edition, and Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 4th Edition.
International Concrete Abstracts Portal
The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.