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A comprehensive collection of scholarly resources and research techniques for exploring the history, theory, design, and societal impact of architectural structures and urban environments.

Where to start research in Architecture

You can find a wide range of resources on architecture, including books, journals, blogs, newspapers, and specialized databases, such as article indexes and bibliographies to find more specific information. Museums and galleries often have exhibitions on architecture or specific architects that maybe helpful. Architectural firms and professional organizations are also excellent sources on featured projects, resources, current trends and practices.

Architecture Resources

There are many architecture-specific resources available at Bates. You may find the following resources useful for the study of architecture:

Humanities Librarian

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Marianne Williams
Ladd Library 131
(207) 786-8323

I am usually at the Research Desk Mon. 6-9, Tues. 1-4, and Wed. 10-1