- Getting Started: Essential Library Accounts and Tools for Design Research
- Landscape Architecture
- Urban Planning and Design
- Real Estate [GSD]
- Boston and Cambridge Architecture
- Historic Preservation
- Find Theses
- Geospatial and Statistical Data Resources
- Write and Cite
- Selected Databases for Design [GSD]
Design Research Resources
Selected databases featured in the library's subject guides. (Harvard ID and PIN required.)
For a complete list of e-resources see E-Research at Harvard
Image and Multi-Media Sources
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1930-)
Academic Search Premier
Architectural Publications Index (interfiled with RIBA Catalogue)
Art Index Retrospective (1929-1984) and Art Full Text (1983-)
BuildingGreen Suite (articles, technical information, case studies)
Business Source Complete
Design and Applied Arts Index
Environment Index (1973- )
JSTOR (Access to selected journals, excluding recent issues)
PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service) (1972-)
Urban Studies Abstracts
Web of Science Citation Index (ISI) (1900-)
Dissertations and Theses
Statistics, Maps and Data
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