Welcome

This guide introduces resources to support your research topics in architecture. You'll find a list of major databases in the field as well as tips on finding books, articles and other sources.

Email or schedule an appointment with the architecture librarian for your location if you need help with your research.

The Library's Architecture Studio Pop-up (Boston, MA)

Key Resources

For articles, try:

For images, try:

For material on green building or sustainable design, try:

Getting to Know Your Topic

Reference sources, such as encyclopedias or dictionaries, are great starting points for familiarizing yourself with your research topic. They can also help you identify the relevant keywords or specialized terms used to describe your topic. 

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