This class will study architecture as a process of design, negotiation, construction, and reception and explore critical and social issues of representation and meaning.An introduction to architecture that will include hands-on drawing and modeling projec
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
Indexes journals published in the fields of architecture, architectural history and design, archaeology, interior design, furniture and decoration, landscape architecture, historic preservation, and city planning.
ARTbibliographies Modern 1974 to present Abstracts an international selection of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews on art. ARTstor
The ARTstor database includes digital images representing architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design, as well as many other forms of visual culture.
Provides searchable full-text access to back files of key scholarly journals in many fields-
Archaeology, Architecture & Architectural History. Art & Art History and Classical Studies
Provides networked access to the full text of more than 150 scholarly journals, including important historical journals. Coverage is from the mid-nineties to the present.
Vocabulary & Thesaurii
The Getty Institute's Getty Vocabulary Program has created databases and thesuari to help find information on artists, fine art terms, and geographic locations.
The Union List of Artist Names (ULAN) The
ULAN is a structured vocabulary containing around 120,000 records,
including 293,000 names and biographical and bibliographic information
about artists and architects, including a wealth of variant names,
pseudonyms, and language variants.
The Art and Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) The
AAT is a structured vocabulary of around 34,000 concepts, including
131,000 terms, descriptions, bibliographic citations, and other
information relating to fine art, architecture, decorative arts,
archival materials, and material culture.
The Getty Thesuarus of Geographic Names (TGN) The
TGN is a structured vocabulary containing around 912,000 records,
including 1.1 million names, place types, coordinates, and descriptive
notes, focusing on places important for the study of art and