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Search Library Databases

Use the search box on the library website to search Morgan's databases for articles:

 

Helpful Research Port Databases

Sometimes you'll get too many results when using the single search box.  To narrow it down, check out the Art and Architecture databases in Research Port.  Below are some specific databases that have architecture materials:

  • Avery Index  
      
    Index to Architectural Periodicals database offers a comprehensive listing of journal articles on architecture and design, including bibliographic descriptions on subjects such as the history and practice of architecture, landscape architecture, city planning, historic preservation, and interior design and decoration.
  • Oxford Art Online  
      
    The Grove Dictionary of Art Online provides Web access to the entire text of The Dictionary of Art with quarterly additions of new material and updates to the text, plus extensive image links and all the sophisticated search advantages possible with an online reference source.
  • Environment Complete
    Environment Completeā„¢ offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.

General Databases

These databases contain information about a variety of topics, including architecture and design:

  • Credo Reference
    Online versions of 500+ published reference works from over 70 publishers, including general and specialist dictionaries and encyclopedias. A great place to begin your research.
  • Academic Search Complete
    Academic Search Complete, designed specifically for academic institutions, is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals.
  • Dissertations & Theses Global (ProQuest)
    This database is the an authoritative source for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses. The database represents the work of authors from over 1,000 graduate schools and universities.
  • JSTOR
    Electronic archive of core journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Includes complete runs of journals with full-text of all articles published prior to the most current five years.
  • LexisNexis Academic
    Full-text database that offers a wide range of news, political, legal, business, and reference information in full-text format. Primary source of newspaper articles, including those from the Washington Post and the New York Times. Federal code, regulations, and case law, plus state codes and cases.
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega
    Covers core subjects, including applied sciences, art, education, humanities, law, social sciences and technology. Full text of articles from over 3,100 publications dating back to 1994. Indexing and abstracts from nearly 5,100 publications.
  • Research Library (ProQuest)
    Search for coverage of a broad range of subjects including arts, business, children, education, general interest, health, humanities, international, law, military, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, and women's interests.

News Databases

You can find news and current events articles about almost any topic.  Try the databases below:

  • Baltimore Sun
    Indexes, abstracts, and provides online full text for The Baltimore Sun newspaper.
  • CQ Researcher
    Provides award winning in-depth coverage of current and controversial issues.
  • Ethnic Newswatch
    Full-text bilingual (English/Spanish) database of 200 publications of the ethnic, minority, and native press.
  • LexisNexis
    Full-text database that offers a wide range of news, political, legal, business, and reference information in full-text format. Primary source of newspaper articles, including those from the Washington Post and the New York Times. Federal code, regulations, and case law, plus state codes and case citations.
  • National Newspapers Core
    Indexes and provides access to online full text for four newspapers: Christian Science Monitor, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post.
  • New York Times
    Indexes, abstracts, and provides online full text for the New York Times newspaper, the New York Times Book Review, and the New York Times Magazine.
  • Wall Street Journal
    Indexes, abstracts, and provides online full text for the Wall Street Journal newspaper.
  • Washington Post
    Indexes, abstracts, and provides online full text for the Washington Post newspaper.

Subject Guide

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DOAJ: Journals

Places: Forum of Design for the Public Realm

Keywords: design, landscape architecture, towns, urbanism
Start year: 1983

An interdisciplinary journal of contemporary architecture, landscape and urbanism, with particular emphasis on the public realm as physical place and social ideal.


Archnet-IJAR: International Journal of Architectural Research

Keywords: architecture, planning, built environment
Start year: 2007

An interdisciplinary scholarly online publication of architecture, planning, and built environment studies. The journal aims at establishing a bridge between theory and practice in the fields of architectural and design research, and urban planning and built environment studies.


field: A Free Journal for Architecture

Keywords: architecture, architectural discourse, design practice, design history
Start year: 2007

A free journal for the discussion of critical, theoretical, political and playful perspectives on all aspects of architecture.



      
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