Subject Specific Databases
Art full text contains subject-author index of 313 domestic and foreign periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins covering advertising art, antiques, archaeology, architecture & architectural history, art history, city planning, computers in archaeology, crafts, decorative arts, folk art, graphic arts, interior & industrial design, landscape architecture, motion pictures, museology, painting, photography, pottery, sculpture, television, textiles, video and woodwork.
Art index retrospective is a bibliographic database that cumulates citations to Art Index volumes 1-32 of the printed index, covering the period 1929-1984.
ARTbibliographies modern provides full abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art, including architecture. Entries date back as far as the late 1960s.
ARTstor covers many time periods and cultures, and documents the fields of architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, design, anthropology, ethnographic and women studies, as well as many other forms of visual culture. Patrons can search, view, download and organize images.
Avery index to architectural periodicals indexes more than 1,000 periodicals published worldwide on archaeology, city planning, interior design, and historic preservation, as well as architecture.
Construction & building abstracts is the premier source of civil engineering and building journal abstracts on the web, over 115 top worldwide journals are scanned, covering a wide range of subjects including: civil, structural, mechanical and electrical engineering; architecture; planning; building and the built environment; materials and energy. The total number of articles indexed is over 100,000, dating back to 1985, with about 7,000 articles added every year.
is the bibliographic database of the International Council for Building Research, Studies, and Documentation (CIB), covers the worldwide literature on all areas of building construction, civil engineering, architecture, and town planning.
is the definitive resource for scholarly literature on Western art, IBA is the successor to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA), and retains the editorial policies which made BHA one of the most trusted and frequently consulted sources in the field. The database includes records created by the Getty Research Institute in 2008-09, with new records created by ProQuest using the same thesaurus and authority files.
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List of core journals in Architecture:
|306090: a journal of emergent architecture and design||Available|
|A + U (Architecture and Urbanism)||Available|
|AA files: annals of the Architectural Association School of Architecture||Available||Available|
|The Architects' journal||Available||Available|
|Architectural design: A.D||Available||Available|
|The Architectural review||Available||Available|
|Architecture: the AIA journal||Available|
|Arq: architectural research quarterly||Available||Available|
|Assemblage: a critical journal of architecture and design culture||Available||Available|
|Building design & construction||Available|
|The Canadian architect||Available||Available|
|Detail: review of architecture and construction details||Available|
|Environment and behavior||Available||Available|
|Harvard Design Magazine||Available|
|ID: magazine of international design||Available||Available|
|The Japan Architect||Available|
|Journal of architectural and planning research||Available||Available|
|Journal of architectural education||Available||Available|
|Journal of architectural engineering||Available||Available|
|The Journal of architecture||Available||Available|
|Journal of green building||Available||Available|
|Journal of the American Planning Association||Available||Available|
|Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians||Available||Available|
|Journal of urban design||Available||Available|
|Praxis: journal of writing + building||Available|
|Preservation: the magazine of the National Trust for Historic Preservation||Available|
|Urban design international||Available||Available|
|Werk, Bauen + Wohnen||Available||Available|