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John M. Flaxman Library SAIC School of the Art Institute of Chicago

AIADO | HPres Research Guide

Can't Find the Book/Article You're Looking For?

Check out our How to Request Unavailable Resources page for instructions to identify your options. If it's an a book that isn't in I-Share or an article that isn't in the Library Search, fill out the Interlibrary Loan form next. Physical items usually arrive in 1-2 weeks, PDFs take a few days! 

Where to Find AIADO Articles + Journals + Databases

The Library Search is a Great Starting Point for Books and Articles!

Use the search box below to search almost everything the library has to offer, or visit the library homepage. Checkout the How to Find Articles page in this guide for step-by-step directions!

AIADO & HPres: Best Bet Databases

Sometimes it is beneficial to go straight to databases focusing on the subject you're researching. To see a full list of databases for these subjects - check out these lists for Architecture/Interior ArchitectureDesigned Objects/Industrial Design, and Historic Preservation. The databases listed below are some of your best bets:

AIADO & HPres Journals + Magazines

Consider exploring these journals relevant to architecture, interior architecture, designed objects and historic preservation to read current conversations and get inspiration. You can also explore more journals and magazines using the search box.

Journal Title Search