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Architectural History

Browse the Shelves:

Books about Architecture are classified and shelved in call numbers beginning with NA. 

These materials are located in the Library on the 3rd floor North.  

There are also NA materials in the Reference Collection on floor 2 North (right behind the Reference Desk).

NA 1-60   

General Architecture   

NA 100-130    Architecture & the State   
NA 190-1555.5    Architectural History
NA 1995 Architecture as a Profession   
NA 2000-2320 Study & Teaching; Research
NA 2335-2360 Competitions
NA2400-2460 Museums; Exhibitions
NA 2500-2599 General Works
NA 2599.5-2599.9             Architectural Criticism
NA 2695-2793 Architectural Drawing & Design   
NA 2835-4050 Details & Decoration
NA 4100-8480 Special Classes of Buildings
NA 4100-4145 Classed by Material
NA 4150-4160 Classed by Form
NA 4170-8480 Classed by Use
NA 4590-5621 Religious Architecture
NA 7100-7884 Domestic Architecure; Houses; Dwellings
NA 7910-8125 Clubhouses, Guild Houses, etc.
NA 8200-8260 Farm Architecture
NA 8300-8460 Gates, Fences, etc.
NA 900-9428 Aesthetics of Cities; City Planning & Beautification


When doing a search for books on the library's website, you can limit your results to eBooks by using the options on the left side. Click BOOKS first, then click AVAILABLE ONLINE.

screenshot highlighting the "available online" and "books" filters listed in a onesearch results page


Browse Online by Subject:

You are able to browse books on specific SUBJECTS in our online catalog. For examples, click on the links below to see library materials available for that subject:

Architectural Firms

Architecture, American

Architecture, Ancient

Architecture and society

Architecture, Baroque

Architecture - BY CENTURY, e.g. 18th century

Architecture - BY CITY, e.g. Italy - Venice

Architecture - BY COUNTRY, e.g. China

Architecture - BY REGION, e.g.  Africa OR Europe 

Architecture, Colonial

Architecture - Conservation and Restoration

Architecture - Designs and Plans

Architecture, Domestic

Architecture - History

Architecture, Medieval

Architecture, Modern

Artists and architects

Women architects


Last Updated: Jun 5, 2024 1:15 PM