Perkins Eastman has recently renewed and expanded our Black Spectacles subscription which now includes the following content:

–          ARE 4.0 Video Lectures & Practice Exams

–          ARE 5.0 Video Lectures & ARE 5.0 Practice Exams (NEW)

–          Software Learning Video Tutorials & Exercise Files (incl. Rhino, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Apps, etc.)


This is available to all Perkins Eastman staff1 via any internet connected computer, using your work email address and a password of your choosing.

Use this link to read more about the offering and go to  to login2 and use the services.


1 there is a maximum, 10 concurrent user login limit

2 if you’ve forgotten or misplaced your password, you may perform a self-password reset using your company email address.