Cambridge Buildings and Architects compiled by Christopher Hail. Cambridge, Mass.: [C. Hail], 2001. Includes dates of major renovations and links to images. Sever Hall address is 31(r) Quincy Street.
"Circling the Square: Sever Hall" by Maxwell E. Foster. The Harvard Crimson, September 30, 1949.
Harvard: An Architectural History (Find It @ Harvard) by Bainbridge Bunting. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1985. 70-75. See index for additional references.
"The New Sever Hall." The Harvard Register, Volume 1, Number 3 (February 1880): 37. See also page 33 for drawing of Sever Hall.
"Sever Hall by H.H. Richardson" (Find It @ Archives) by Elizabeth Goddard. Unpublished Harvard College undergraduate honors thesis, 1974.
"The Shrouds of Cambridge." Harvard Magazine September/October 2005.
Survey of Architectural History in Cambridge. Report 4, Old Cambridge (Find It @ Harvard) by the Cambridge Historical Commission. Cambridge: Distributed by M.I.T. Press, 1973. 164-165.