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Architectural Design Competitions: Ideas and Presentations: Finding Images in Architecture

Find Images in Books

The majority of architectural images: site plans, elevations, floor plans, sections, and details can be found not online but rather in books: encyclopedias, atlases, dictionaries, histories, catalogues, and monographs. The following are just a few selected titles from the Reference section that can be used for your research. To find more books, search library online catalog

Find Images Using Databases at Rutgers

To use this database you need to visit Dana Library

Finding Images in Print Journals

To locate images in journals, search databases, especially Avery Index. You can check your results against a list of journals in the Littman Library which is also available at the front desk. The journals locator will indicate if a particular journal can be found at NJIT and if it is available in digital format. If NJIT does not own a particular title or issue you might want to consider Document Delivery service.

Find Images Using Databases at NJIT

Following resources are available by subscription and remote access to them requires UCID login.

Free Image Resources on the Web

Search Engines

Images can be found on the Web by using specialized  search engines:

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