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Architecture and Drafting

Architecture Resources on the Web

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Here are some websites you might find helpful.

American Design Drafting Association/American Digital Design Association
http://www.adda.org/

The American Insititute of Architects
http://www.aia.org/

Art and Architecture Thesaurus
http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabularies/aat/

Building Green.com
http://www.buildinggreen.com/

Building Catalog:  Case Studies of High Performance Buildings
https://buildingdata.energy.gov/

The International Archive of Women in Architecture
http://spec.lib.vt.edu/IAWA/

Information on the Web

There is a lot of information on the web. But how do you know which websites are okay to use for your research?

We provide help with the Criteria for Evaluating Sources in our Research Guide.

 

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Additional Websites

National Register of Historic Places
https://www.nps.gov/subjects/nationalregister/index.htm

National Trust for Historic Preservation
http://www.preservationnation.org/

Society of Architectural Historians
http://www.sah.org/   

The World Wide Web Virtual Library:CAD
http://www.caddprimer.com/library/