Listed below are RESOURCES designed to direct you to additional resources that may be useful in your career as an architect; specifically, it includes the following: Associations and Websites.
By no means, the listed resources is an exhaustive list. Contact a local architecture firm, an area program in architecture, your local library for more. If you find a valuable resource, please let us know and we can add.
American Institute of Architects – Based in Washington, D.C., the AIA has been the leading professional membership association for licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied partners since 1857.
American Institute of Architecture Students – is an independent, student-run organization dedicated to providing unmatched progressive programs, information, and resources on issues critical to architecture and the experience of education.
Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture – is a nonprofit, membership association to advance the quality of architectural education.
National Architectural Accrediting Board – accredits professional degrees in architecture offered by institutions accredited by a U.S. regional accrediting agency.
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards – NCARB members are the architectural registration boards of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and three U.S. territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands).
- The Architecture Student’s Handbook of Professional Practice, 15th Edition (2019).
- Introduction to Architecture by Francis D. K. Ching (2012).
- Why Architecture Matters by Paul Goldberger (2011).
- Architect Magazine
- Architectural Record
- Design Disciplines, Whole Building Design Guide
- Discover Design: A Student Design Experience
- Portfolio Design