Resource spotlight: Architectural Design

This is part of a series of spotlights on resources available from the RGU library service.


The journal Architectural Design covers key architectural topics such as architectural technology, architectural history and theory, the environment, interior design, landscape architecture and urban design. It is published as thematic issues, each edited by an international expert, and aims to be both provactive and inspirational.

Some recent articles are:

  • Architecture by Latitude and Locality: The Scarcity and Creativity Studio
    Written by Michael Hensel and Christian Hermansen Cordua. Published in 2015 in volume 85, issue 2, pp. 48-57.
  • The Evolution of Tall Building in the Gulf: From the Sensational to the Sensitive
    Written by Terri Meyer Boake. Published in 2015 in volume 85, issue 1, pp. 54–71.
  • Terrestrial Space Architecture
    Written by Neil Leach. Published in 2014 in volume 84, issue 6, pp. 54–63.

RGU library service provides access to this journal online from 2005 to the present day from Wiley, online from 2011 to the present day (with a year embargo) from Art Source and in print from 1947 to 2011.

To take a look at the online journal you can always get access to it from the library catalogue which includes log in information in the full record section.

Alternatively you can follow this link to the Wiley website and see what the Architectural Design journal has to offer*.

*To log in please enter your RGU username and password when prompted.

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