Joseph F. Morbito Architecture Library
309 Taylor Hall, Kent, Ohio 44242
Panoramic Post Card View of Kent State Normal College (now Kent State University), date, 1922
Reference & Research: Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
Collection Overview: The Joseph F. Morbito Architecture Library contains approximately 15,000 titles, including current periodicals, CD ROMS, and a selection of maps. The library provides access to a number of OhioLINK databases for online research. The library serves the College of Architecture and Environmental Design curriculum in Design, Interior Design and Landscape Architecture, as well as Urban Planning and related building technologies.
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What's New in the Architecture Library:
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Two new online green resources are available ~
Journal of Green Building is available on KentLINK electronically from 2006 to the present.
Building Green Suite Building Green Suite is available as a new resource. It integrates listings from the GreenSpec products directory, project case studies from the High-Performance Buildings Database and Environmental Building News.
Campus sculpture map ~ find information on sculptures via this interactive map Kent State University Campus Sculptures
Architectural Drawing Collections ~ The library has cataloged sets of drawings for the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, the Museum for Kimbell Art Foundation and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA).
Original Drawings and Blueprints ~ Carr and Cunningham, a Cleveland firm responsible for the design of numerous buildings and churches in Northeast Ohio, has been organized and a finding aid created to provide accessibility to these drawings.