The IFMA Resource page is a dedicated repository of links, tools, industry organizations and peer groups that assist the progressive Facilities manager in running a safer, more productive and profitable facility. The elements of this section are updated regularly based on input from Facility practitioners. Please submit any suggested revisions to [email protected].

Important Links

FM Employee Partner 3-Pager

The Benefits of an FM Degree

IFMA Foundation Pandemic Manual


IFMA NYC Audio / Visual Pracitices

IFMA NYC Professional Standards and Code of Counduct 

Interim Guidance for Construction Activities During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

What To Know Construction One-Pager

DOB’s Phase 1 Re-Opening Guide

NY State’s Interim Guidelines

Higher Ed Checklist

Higher Ed Interim Guidance

Higher Ed Guidelines

NYS Forward Safety Plan Template

US Department of Labor

Energy Star

Today’s Facility Manager

New York City Department of Buildings

New York City Office of Emergency Management

Building Security Resource

Resources for FMs

FMLink: Facility Management Resource on the Internet


Whole Building Design Guide

The US Department of Energy Page
A comprehensive site that includes many tools, articles, information of energy programs and more.

Automated Buildings
Information on smart building technologies, reviews of manufacturers.

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers
Advances technology to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world. Membership is open to any person associated with the field.

Energy Management Resources from the U.S. Department of Environmental Protection

The Building Owners and Managers Association

New York City Department of Design and Construction – High Performance Buildings Guideline

Greener Buildings
The resource center for environmentally responsible building development.

BuildingGreen, Inc.
An independent publishing company committed to bringing members accurate, unbiased, and timely green design information.

The U.S. Green Building Council
A non-profit composed of leaders from every sector of the building industry working to promote buildings that are environmentally responsible, profitable and healthy places to live and work.

New York Real Estate Journal