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AEAH 4815: 20th Century Architecture and Interiors : History & Building Culture

Research resources for creating a biography of a key building or interior.

Selected Art Books

Books on Important Buildings of the 20th Century

Books on Important Buildings of the 20th Century


These books are located in the Willis Library on the 3rd floor.

The architecture traveler: a guide to 250 key 20th century American buildings
NA712 .L4 2000

20th century American architecture: 200 key buildings
NA712 .L4 1993

Encyclopedia of 20th century architecture
NA680 .E495 2004  vols. 1 -3

Makers of 20th century modern architecture: a bio-critical sourcebook
NA680 .J628 1997

Encyclopedia of 20th-century architecture
NA680 .H3913 1986 
Non-circulating

Programs and manifestoes on 20th-century architecture
NA680 .C6213 1970b

Icons of architecture: the 20th century
NA680 .I26 1998 

Find Books on Buildings, Architects and Designers

How to Find Books on Your Building and the Architect


*To find books on your building and the architect search the UNT Library Catalog for the name of your building. Once you find the name of the architect or designer then search their name too. 

Choose Keyword search.
Building search example: "Crystal Palace",
Architect or Desinger search example: Paxton, Joseph

Read the book on your building to find the names of the client, contractor, etcl, and then search their names too.

*Architecture books will be located in the Willis Library on the 3rd floor.
 

How to Find and Request Books not Owned by the UNT Libraries

How to Find Journal Articles on Your Building and Architect

How to Find Journal Articles on Your Building and Architect

Search the following UNT Library journal subscription databases for articles on your building and the architect, etc.
*If accessing off campus, you will be asked for a username (EUID), and password (EUID password).

Search examples: "Dymaxion House"; Fuller, Buckminster 

Archival Resources

Search the databases listed below for archives on your bulding, architect or contractor, etc.

*If accessing off campus, you will be asked for your EUID and EUID password.

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