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Architecture: Welcome

A subject guide to help you find the best resources for your subject

Librarian Drop-ins

Librarians are now joining CLaSS in offering regular drop-in sessions in the Learning Development Zone of the Kimberlin Library. Every week during term-time there will be a librarian in the sessions on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 2-3pm. Bring along your queries relating to finding information, using databases, referencing or other library related issues.  

What's on? CLaSS Workshops

To book onto our workshops and view our other sessions, click here (Please note that bookings open two weeks prior to the workshop week)

Why not download our calendar which shows all the different workshop weeks for this academic year!

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What's in this Guide?

Welcome to the Architecture Subject Guide. This guide provides you with information and links to enable you to find out more about Library resources and support in your subject area.

Use the tabs above to explore:

  • What resources are available in the Library
  • How to use the resources effectively
  • Where to go to for help if you get stuck

If you find that this guide doesn't help to answer your enquiry then get in touch with your subject librarian. Contact details are on the right-hand side of the screen.

 

What's in this guide?

Architecture Database Trial!

ON TRIAL UNTIL 16TH FEBRUARY - PLEASE USE AND FEEDBACK!

DETAIL inspiration – online database for architects

Uses precise, relevant visual inspirations to support architects in their search for construction solutions. With more than 3,000 projects from the last 30 years, DETAIL inspiration is a highly valuable source of research and inspiration for architects, giving access to reference photographs, sketches, technical product information, within a clearly structured search and filter system.

All project descriptions are available for download. The database design is optimized for your smart phone, tablet and desktop.

The link can be found on the Library webpages under Finding Information, Databases, or on the Subject Guide, or here: http://www.library.dmu.ac.uk/Resources/Databases/index.php?page=164&id=3778.

Do let me know what you think!

TRIAL EXPIRES 16th February!

Sharon Laverick (slaverick@dmu.ac.uk)

Subject Librarian

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