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This guide is specially curated by by your Architecture & Environmental Design Librarian to provide basic architecture research guidance PLUS key resources closely related to built environment research.

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Finding Plans & Ordering Scans


Step 1: Finding Plans

Search: Architecture Databases  (See the video above and "Articles" tab on the left for more video tips--then scroll to "Architecture Articles.")


Step 2: Ordering Scans

Click here for the Interlibrary Loan (ILL) homepage. (Select "Cal Poly Member" to be logged in with your CP credentials.)