Sustainable Cities

This page will help you get more out of your Library resources for your assignments, projects and dissertations in Urban Design

The resources listed here will help you to make a good start with your research.

You can find ebooks on Discovery, but you can search the full text of the books by using the individual services. 

A collection of ebooks and the journal A+T, focusing on collective housing, density, mixed uses and public space.

Additional access instructions:

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• Bloomsbury Applied Visual Arts fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery

An ebook collection covering animation, fashion & textiles, design & illustration, photography, architecture & interiors and more. Explore key topics as well as search and browse books.

'Topics in depth' includes designing sustainable communities and landscape architecture and environmental sustainability.

• Bloomsbury Architecture Library fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery

An ebook collection which you can search or browse by topic. Topics include place, period, style, peoples & culture. The collection includes Sir Banister Fletcher's Global History of Architecture.


• Ebook Central fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery

Contains full text books in many subject areas.


• Historical Texts fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery

The full text of thousands of books published in Britain from 1475 to 1900. This collection comprises Early English Books Online (EEBO) and Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO), plus nineteenth century books from the British Library collection.

Your Subject Team

 Greta Friggens

Faculty Librarian

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phone (023) 9284 3456

 Lizzie Wildgoose

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