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Architecture & Urban Design

Welcome to the UCLA Library guide for researching architecture and urban design topics. This guide is intended as a starting place for researchers, pointing to tools, resources, and strategies for finding information related to architecture & urban design


Research Guides


Recommended websites and web-tools

Recommended Books

Relevant Subject Headings

Search the UCLA Library Catalog under the following Subject Headings to locate additional sources:

Architecture and climate.
Architecture and energy conservation.
Architecture and energy conservation --United States.
Architecture --Environmental aspects.
Building --Environmental aspects.
Buildings --Energy conservation.
City planning --Environmental aspects.
Ecological houses.
Ecological landscape design.
Energy consumption --Environmental aspects.
Housing --Energy conservation.
Materials --Environmental aspects.
New towns --Environmental aspects.
Planned communities --Environmental aspects.
Sustainable architecture.
Sustainable buildings --Design and construction.
Sustainable construction.
Sustainable design.
Sustainable development--Environmental aspects.
Sustainable living.
Sustainable urban development.
Urban density.