Three students at the Architecture Library.

The Architecture Library features collections and services that advance research in architecture, landscape architecture, urban planning, interior design, construction management, historic preservation, and urban design. The Architecture Library collections include the Architecture Images Collection, the Architecture Images Teaching Collection, and the Building Material Samples Collection of innovative and sustainable materials.

Use OneSearch to find items in these collections. Expert research assistance is available via Ask A Librarian or contact Architecture Library staff.


Architecture Building (AB)
Room 116
(The Building Material Samples Collection is next door in room 117)

  • Work with Architecture Library staff (in person, online, or via email) for assistance with locating and using collections and other resources or to receive personalized research assistance.
  • Request an online or in-person extended research consultation with Amy Trendler, Architecture Librarian.
  • Consult research guides on a range of subject areas.
  • Schedule instruction or orientation sessions customized for your courses by contacting Amy Trendler, Architecture Librarian.
  • Arrange for a class visit to the Building Material Samples Collection by contacting Brad Johnston, Building Material Samples Curator.
  • Place items on course reserve, in the Architecture Library or online, by contacting Jackie Sciscoe, Architecture Library Coordinator.