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Art History: Architecture Resources

Architecture Resources

  • Art & Architecture Complete

    Art & Architecture Complete provides full-text coverage of 380 periodicals and more than 220 books.
  • Art Source

    Art Source covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.
  • Avery Architectural Index

    This database is a comprehensive listing of journal articles on architecture since 1934, covering the history and practice of architecture, landscape architecture, city planning, historic preservation and interior design and decoration.
  • Humanities Source

    Humanities Source is designed to meet the needs of students, researchers and educators interested in all aspects of the humanities.
  • Humanities International Complete

    Provides full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world.
  • JSTOR*

    JSTOR is a growing digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources.

Architecture Journals at FAMU

  • The Journal of Architecture ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Periodicals
  • IUP Journal of Architecture FAMU ONLINE Electronic Resources
  • Journal of Islamic Architecture FAMU ONLINE Electronic Resources
  • Journal of Architectural Conservation ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Periodicals
  • Journal of Architectural Engineering FAMU ONLINE Electronic Resources


Biographical Sources

  • African-American Architects : a Biographical Dictionary, 1865-1945 ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reserve NA736 .A47 2004

  • Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840 ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reference Collection NA996.C6 1980

  • Contemporary Architects ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reference Collection NA680.C625

  • The Architect : Women in Contemporary Architecture ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY General Collection NA1997.A73 2001

  • International Dictionary of Architects and Architecture ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reference Collection NA40.I48 1993

  • Icons of Architecture : the 20th Century ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY General Collection NA680.I26 1998

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

  • Encyclopedia of American Architecture ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reference Collection NA705.P3 1995

  • Encyclopedia of 20th Century Architecture ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reference Collection NA680.E495 2004

  • Encyclopedia of the Vernacular Architecture of the World ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reference Collection NA208.E53 1997

  • The Elements of Style : an Encyclopedia of Domestic Architectural Detail ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY General Collection NA2850.E44 2012

  • The Elements of Style : a Practical Encyclopedia of Interior Architectural Details, from 1485 to the Present ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY General Collection NA2850.E44 1996

  • Dictionary of Architecture & Construction ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reference Collection NA31.H32 2006

  • Dictionary of Architecture and Building Construction ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reference Collection NA31.D38 2008

  • Architecture and Ornament : an Illustrated Dictionary COLEMAN LIBRARY General Collection NA2840.M36 1998

  • Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY General Collection NA31.B83 2002

  • An Illustrated Glossary of Early Southern Architecture and Landscape ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY Reference Collection NA727.I44 1999

Historic Preservation

  • A Glossary of Historic Masonry Deterioration Problems and Preservation Treatments COLEMAN LIBRARY Federal Documents I 29.2:H 62/19

  • A Handbook on Historic Preservation Law ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY General Collection KF4310.H36 1983

  • Preserving America : Historic Preservation and Heritage Tourism in Housing and Community Development : a Guide to Using Community Development Block Grant Funds for Historic Preservation and Heritage Tourism in Your Communities COLEMAN LIBRARY Federal Documents HH 1.6/3:P 92/2

  • Historic Cities and Sacred Sites : Cultural Roots for Urban Futures FAMU ONLINE Electronic Resources

  • Historic Preservation : an Introduction to its History, Principles, and Practice ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY General Library E159.T95 2000

  • How to Complete the National Register Multiple Property Documentation Form

    • Online forms from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service for registering historical buildings.

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