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Researching an Architecture topic

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This guide will help you locate books, articles, and other sources that can help with your architecture research.

There are several types of sources you will want to look for in researching your architecture assignments:

  1. Print books: these resources live in the library (whether in the stacks, the reference area, or at the reserve desk) and some may be checked out for as long as two weeks.

  2. Ebooks: many reference books, nonfiction books, and fiction books can be found in electronic format.

  3. Articles: come from periodicals (newspapers, magazines and scholarly journals). The library owns some periodicals in print and gives you access to many more via our online databases.

  4. Course guides: research tips and resource suggestions geared to specific art and architecture classes.


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