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Architecture & Urban Design

This Library Research Guide is intended as a starting place for UCLA researchers, pointing to resources and strategies for finding information about architecture and urban design topics.

Encyclopedias and Reference Sources

Use these reference sources to obtain an overview of your topic, to identify key terms and monuments or names of important individuals and groups, to trace movements and technologies, to find seminal authors and works in the field, and/or to gather lists of recommended readings.

Selected Dictionaries

Architectural Style Guides