Architecture - General Research Guide

Library Collections

The Architecture Library's books are part of many different collections. Be sure to note which collection the book you are looking for is part of in order to find it on the shelf!

Course Reserves
New Books
Maps & Atlases
Classical & Traditional Architecture
Architects' Archives
Flat Oversize
Ryan Rare Book Room
Furniture Special Collection
Flat Maps & Plans


1 standard sized Epson flatbed and 2 11" X 17" Epson flatbeds at the computer stations in the main room of the library

1 23" X 33" overhead Indus named Boris (in the room by the stairs)

Ryan Rare Book Room

The Ryan Rare Book Room houses an important collection of rare books on the History of the Study and Practice of Architecture in the United States and the Study of Classical and Traditional Architecture. You can search the online catalog for titles you wish to consult and fill out the online form for an appointment.

Last Update: 01 Oct 14:45