Architecture & Design
Associations, Institutes, Boards,...
American Planning Association: http://www.planning.org/
American Society of Interior Designers: http://www.asid.org/
American Society of Landscape Architects: www.asla.org
Association of Architecture School Librarians: www.architecturelibrarians.org
Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture: www.acsa-arch.org
Canadian Architectural Certification Board: cacb.ca
ICOMOS Canada (Canadian National Committee of the International Council on Monuments and Sites): canada.icomos.org
National Architectural Accrediting Board (US): www.naab.org
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB; US): www.ncarb.org
Royal Architectural Institute of Canada: www.raic.org
Royal Institute of British Architects: www.architecture.com
Architecture & Design Websites
- RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) website
- All about architecture
- Online catalogue indexes architecture periodicals, architecture awards, and much more
- Contains details of ~28,600 cinemas in USA, Canada an UK with 1,600 photographs
- Searchable by architect, chain, firm and location
- "Canada's design museum and centre for design research and education
- It is committed to raising awareness and understanding of design in all its forms"
- Search for products and services in the design and construction industry.
- Premium directory lists thousands of construction materials and furnishings manufacturers, plus architects, engineers, landscape + interior design professionals.
- Internet Sources of Biographical Information
- Free-access, digitized art, architecture, design and craft journals on the Internet
- From Society of Architectural Historians webpage
- Norbert Schoenauer, 1923-2001, was an architect, educator and planner
- Was on faculty at the McGill School of Architecture from 1960 to 2001
- Profiles of ~700 RCA members, including those working in architecture
Archi-Seek: Online Architectural Resources—an introductory website.
Building Canada: A selection of images from the John Bland Collection of Canadian Architecture, McGill University Libraries' Special Collections
- Glossary of Canadian building terms
The Canadian Encyclopedia: See article on Architecture in Canada
University of Toronto website for slides on Canadian Architecture
Canadian Architecture online—a starting point.
Canadian Architect—Links of Historical Interest
Explore the Hill—Excellent virtual tours of historic Ottawa Parliament Buildings
Fort Ste Marie among the Hurons (good visuals)
Ontario Architecture Website (excellent photographs)
Museum of Civilization: Online Resources for Canadian Heritage
Virtual Museum of New France (Museum of Civilization)
- Living in New France at the time of Champlain
Encyclopedia of North American Indians—article on architecture
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