Architecture eresources

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Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals 1934–
Indexes journal articles on subjects such as the history and practice of architecture, landscape architecture, city planning, historic preservation, and interior design and decoration. Article dates range from 1934 to current, with selective coverage back to 1741. Compiled by the Getty Research Institute.

Informit Architecture and Building
Australasian information about architects, architecture, construction, interior design and landscape architecture.

Oxford Reference Online Premium Art & Architecture
Dictionaries and encyclopedias of art, design, architecture & artists.

Proquest Art and Architecture Archive
A full text archive of key research journals in the fields of art and architecture, dating from the late nineteenth century to 2005. Subjects covered include fine art, decorative arts, architecture, interior design, industrial design, and photography. The magazines are scanned and presented as full colour page images, and can be easily searched.

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