BuildingGreen provides a broad range of resources on green design, including Environmental Building News from 1992 to present, the GreenSpec product directory, LEED ratings, and several hundred case studies from the High Performance Buildings database.
Try Oxford Reference Online! Of special interest is A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture.
More E-Book Collections
The Library provides access to increasing numbers of e-books. Read about our collections and learn to use books on your computer or e-book device.
Use the "Library Catalogs" section of Scholar OneSearch to identify and link to individual titles by keyword, title, or author. Look for books that have a View Online button to find e-books.
Many web sites offer video of interest for architectural study and design. Here are a few examples.
Architecture at NU
For Books and Video/DVD, try the "Library Catalogs" section of Scholar OneSearch.
Research Tip: In Scholar OneSearch, keyword (word) searching is the most effective way to research a topic.
For Articles, begin with
For Images, try ARTstor
For material on Green Building/Sustainable Design, begin with BuildingGreen.com
For Encyclopedia Articles, try
For reliable Web Resources, begin with the Society of Architectural Historians Digital Resources
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Northeastern University Libraries since July 2004. Prior work in libraries at Lafayette College (PA), Boston Architectural College, and Yale University.
MLS, Simmons College, 2003.
BA, linguistics, Yale University, 1998.
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