Search, also, architects' web sites for plans, drawings, etc.
- ArchDaily (Materials on new building projects, architectural trends, design matters, and competitions.)
- Archipedia (Society of Architectural Historians)
- archINFORM .
- Architectural Record .
- Architecture and Design Collection Highlights (The Getty Research Institute) Includes links to individual architects' drawings and papers.
- ArchNet .
- American Institute of Architects: Practicing Architecture
- American Institute of Architects: Blueprint for America Initiatives
- Atlas of Urban Expansion
- Building Types Study (in Architectural Record)
- Cities and Buildings Database .
- CyArk (Creating a Digital Archive of the World's Heritage Sites for Preservation and Education)
- Design Boom .
- Global Cities & Buildings Database
- Great Buildings Collection
- Heritage Documentation Programs
- Historic American Buildings Survey
- Planning Maps of Midwestern Cities in the 1920s and 1930s
- Society of Architectural Historians: Digital Resources
- Structurae: international database and gallery of structures
- Urban Land Institute
Image Database and Sites
1. A Few canned subject browsing in JumboSearch; click on the links for resutls:
2. JumboSearch for Books
The library's catalog includes ebooks from the following collections, which you can search separately as well:
Note: WorldCat (renamed to be Libraries Worldwide on the Tisch Library homepage) is still a better place to get a fuller picture of books on a topic, even though interlibrary loan service is currently very limited.)
Check the Boston Public Library's catalog for eBooks (and sign up for a BPL , Tufts students and faculty eligible)
Open Educational Resources (OER)
online alternatives that are accessible and free to all students
A. All-Subject Databases
B. Art and Architecture Databases
C. Related Subjects Databases
- In EBSCOhost databases, you can select to search across the following databases, among others:
- America: History & Life
- Art & Architecture Source
- Bibliography of Asian Studies
- Historical Abstracts (World history and culture)
- History of Science, Technology and Medicine
- Women's Studies International
**Search by the title of the article in JumboSearch when the full text is not readily available in the databases.
- Architecture and culture
- Architectural History
- Architectural record
- Buildings & landscapes: journal of the Vernacular Architecture Forum
- Journal of Architectural and Planning Research
- Journal of Housing and the Built Environment
- Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians
- Twentieth Century Architecture
- Urban history review / Revue d'histoire urbaine
Magazine and Newspaper Articles