Subject Specialist Librarian
Avery indexes journal articles in the areas of art and architecture. Also useful for Design and Landscape Architecture.
Art & Architecture Source (formerly Art Source) includes full-text coverage of more than 600 journals and 220 books on “a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.” It also includes “a collection of over 63,0000 images” It indexes publications from the late 1920s to the present.
ARTStor is a library of digital images, associated information, and software tools designed to enhance teaching, learning and scholarship. It contains a searchable database of more than 500,000 digital images, covers many time periods and cultures, and documents the fields of architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design, as well as many other forms of visual culture.
For off-campus access, first register with ARTstor from a computer on campus. Then, you may login from off campus with your ARTstor ID by going directly to www.artstor.org. Or, you may use the Client VPN.
NOTE: Artstor’s site videos (QTVR) are not currently available.
Catalogs and Resources
Bibliographic Management and Other Tools
This architecture database includes over 11,000 built and unrealized projects from various architects and planners. The architecture of the 20th century is the main theme of this database. One can search by architect, subject or location. Includes many images of buildings and plans.
“The CTBUH Tall Building Database contains information on 10,000+ buildings – including height information, number of floors, function, structural material, location, professions involved, building images etc. This information is free for download and searchable by a number of parameters, including year, location, type etc. Users can create their own lists, which can be captured in pdf format, or transferred via graphs and other outputs.”
Critical reporting on daily news and events pertaining to the climate and its effect on business, society and the environment.
See also the related resources linked from this site: EnergyWire; E&E Daily; Greenwire; E&E NewsPM; E&E TV; and Reports.