Last Updated: Oct 9, 2011
For background and quick lookup
- Oxford Art Online
The best modern art encyclopedia, searchable by concepts as well as by artists' and architects' names. The bibliographies are a worthwhile starting point for further research.
- Oxford Reference Online--Art & Architecture
Full-text version of Oxford Companion to Architecture, Dictionary of Architecture, Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms and more.
- Encyclopedia of Urban Studies (2010)
A two-volume print encyclopedia that includes entries on planning, architecture, theory and more. Bibliographies following each entry are good starting points for future research.
- Encyclopedia of World Cities (1999)
Background essays on the development of cities worldwide.
Bibliographer for Art and Cinema
Bibliographer for History
Regenstein Library Room 463