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Architecture Research Guide

This guide offers information about sources and services for architecture on the internet and in the University Libraries. Please contact the architecture librarian for further assistance.

Fundamentals

 

Precedent Study

 

Design Projects

 

Historical Research

 

Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon

 

El Croquis Digital Library

The El Croquis Digital Library provides electronic access to issues of the outstanding international architecture magazine since 2001.

El Croquis also continues to be available in print at Hunt Library.

DETAIL

Art & Architecture Source provides electronic access to issues of DETAIL: Review of Architecture and Construction Details since 2007.

DETAIL also continues to be available in print at Hunt Library.

Features

Online access to International (ICC) building codes and related standards, USGBC LEED Reference Guides, and Wiley’s Graphic Standards via MADCAD.com.  Please logout when you are finished!
 
 

Carnegie Mellon users have full access to the content of BuildingGreenSuite, a web site about environmentally responsible building. Includes case studies, Environmental Building News, etc.
 
 

Carnegie Mellon users have full access to the ULI Development Case Studies produced by the Urban Land Institute. New approaches and best practices to development.
 
 

ARTstor is a digital image library of more than 2 million images pertaining to art, architecture, archeology and photography. ARTstor also provides software tools that enable a variety of uses.

 

CumInCAD is an open access cumulative index to papers about computer-aided architectural design from journals and conferences such as ACADIA, CAADRIA, ECAADE, SIGRADI, CAAD Futures and others.

Subject Specialist

Martin Aurand
Contact:
Hunt Library 408
412.268.8165
Subjects:Architecture