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Exterior building enclosures: design process and composition for innovative facades/ C. Keith Boswell, c. 2013

Points and lines: diagrams and projects for the city/ Stan Allen, c.1999

Biophilic cities: integrating nature into urban design and planning/ Timothly Beatley, c.2010

Encounters2: architectural essays/ Juhani Pallasmaa, c.2012

Designing rainwater harvesting systems: integrating rainwater into building systems/ Novak, Van Giesen, DeBusk, c.2014

Peter Zumthor: 1985-2013, c. 2014

The language of school design: design patterns for 21st century schools/ Nair, Fielding, Lackney, c. 2013

Contemporary library architecture: a planning and design guide/ Ken Warpole, c. 2013

Pamphlet architecture 11-20, c. 2011

Make space: how to set the stage for creative collaboration/ Doorley and Witthoft, c. 2012



Resource Center

Sharadha Natraj, AUP Room 146, 414-229-5244

The UWM School of Architecture and Urban Planning maintains its own library of specialized collections including: books, current journals on architecture, landscape architecture and urban planning, and an image database with over 44,000 images. In addition, there is a collection of theses presented by selected students, spanning the last ten years. This non-circulating collection is tailored specifically to the needs and interests of those studying at the School.. The reference librarian can assist you with efficient, time-saving methods to find information at the Resource Center, the UWM Libraries, or the World Wide Web. Scanning and copying facilities are available. The Resource Center is open during the Fall and Spring semesters.

If you have a question about the Resource Center, or need help researching a specific topic, please contact Sharadha Natraj (

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