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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ricker Collections: Architecture Journals: Professional/Trade Architecture Journals

A Guide to Professional/Trade Architecture Journals, Academic Architecture Journals, and Important/Significant/Relevant Ceased Architecture Publications

Journal Index

  • A.A. Files
  • A & U (Architecture & Urbanism) = Kenchiku to toshi
  • A.D. (Architectural Design)
  • A + D (Architecture + Design)
  • AIT: Architektur, Innearchitektur, Technischer Ausbau
  • AMC (Moniteur Architecture)
  • AV Monographs
  • L'Arca
  • Architect
  • Architects' Journal
  • The Architect's Newspaper
  • Architectural Digest
  • Architectural Lighting
  • Architectural Record
  • Architectural Review
  • Architecture Australia
  • Architecture d'Aujourd'hui
  • Architecture Inérieure-CRÉÉ
  • Architecture Minnesota
  • Architectuur NL
  • Archplus
  • ARK: Arkkitehti Arkitekten = Finnish Architecture Review
  • Arkitektur (Swedish Review)
  • Arkitektur N: Byggekunst landskap interior
  • Baumeister
  • Blueprint
  • Building
  • Building Design and Construction
  • Canadian Architect
  • Casabella
  • Cite: Architecture & Design Review of Houston
  • El Croquis
  • D'Architectures
  • Design Cost & Data
  • Detail
  • Deutsche Bauzeitschrift
  • Domus
  • Dwell
  • Fine Homebuilding
  • Future Arquitecturas
  • GA Document
  • GA Houses
  • GA Japan
  • Harvard Design Magazine
  • Intelligente Architektur (sup. to AIT)
  • J.A.
  • Lotus International
  • Metropolis
  • Modern Steel Construction
  • Plan
  • Professional Builder
  • Quaderns d'architectura i urbanisme
  • Revue Urbanisme
  • Royal Institute of British Architect
  • Volume
  • Xia intelligente Architektur
  • Xia International
  • Werk, Bauen + Wohnen

Detailed List of Journals

These journals are intended to give practitioners examples of current work and issues in the field. Current issues are located in the library and are organized alphabetically near the reference room, or in the desk protected section.  If noted, journals may also be accessed through the Library's Online Journals and Databases system. 


Title:
AA Files: annals of the Architectural Association School of Architecture

Call number: Q.720.5AAF

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.K. (1981-present); 2/yr

Ricker holdings: Last 15 years

E-access available

 

Title: A & U (Architecture & Urbanism) = Kenchiku to toshi

Call number: Q.720.5KET

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Japan (1971-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: 1981 to present (Current issues desk-protected)

No e-access

 

Title:  A.D. (Architectural Design)

Call number:  Q.720.5ARCD

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.K. (1969-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: 1975-current (Current issues desk-protected)

E-access available

 

Title: A + D (Architecture + Design)

Call number: 720.95405AR

Place/dates of publication & frequency: India (1984-present); bimonthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: AV Monographs

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Spain (1995-present); quarterly

Ricker Holdings: last 5 years

No e-access

 

Title: AIT: Architektur, Innenarchitektur, Technischer Ausbau

Call number: Q.747.05AI

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Germany (1980-present); 12/yr

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

Note: See supplemen, Intelligente Architektur (below)

 

Title: AMC (Moniteur Architecture)

Call number: Q.724.9105 AM

Place/dates of publication & frequency: France (1989-present); 10/yr

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: L'Arca International

Call number: Q.724.05 AR1

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Italy (2012- ); 10/yr

Note: Title change, continues L'Arca

Ricker holdings: Last 3 years

No e-access

 

Title: Architect (Continues Architecture with mid-October 2006)

Call number: Q.720.5AMJA1A

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (2006-present); monthly (except two issues in Feb., Apr., July, Oct.)

Ricker holdings: Nov. 2006-present (Current issues desk-protected)

E-access available

 

Title: Architects' Journal

Call number: Q.720.5ARB

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.K. (1919-present); weekly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: The Architect's Newspaper

Call number: Q.720.9747105AR

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (2003-present); 20/yr

Ricker holdings: Current issues (desk-protected) 

No e-access

 

Title: Architectural Digest

Call number: Q.729.05AR

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (1925-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues (desk-protected)

E-access available

 

Title: Architectural Lighting

Call mumber: Q.729.2805Ar

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (1987-present); 7/yr

Ricker holdings: Last 10 years (Current issues desk-protected)

E-access available 

 

Title: Architectural Record

Call number: Q.720.5ARC

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (1891-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: 1950 to current (Current issues desk protected)

E-access available 

 

Title: Architectural Review

Call number: Q.720.5ARRE

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.K. (1896-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: 1994 to date (Current issues desk-protected)

E-access available

 

Title: Architecture Australia

Call number: Q.720.94405AR

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Australia (1904-present); bimonthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

E-access available

 

Title: Architecture d'Aujourd'hui

Call number: Q.720.5ARDA

Place/dates of publication & frequency: France (1930-present); bimonthly

Ricker holdings: 1998-present. 

No e-access

 

Title: Architecture Intérieure-CRÉÉ

Call number: Q.747.05AR

Place/dates of publication & frequency: France (1977-present); irregular

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Architecture Minnesota

Call number: Q.720.5ARTM

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (1975-present); bimonthly

Ricker holdings: Last 5 years

No e-access

 

Title: Architectuur NL (Continues Bouw with Sept. 2006)

Call number: Q.720.5BOU1

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Netherlands (2006-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Archplus (Arch +)

Call number: Q.720.5ARCPL

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Germany (1968-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: ARK Arkkitehti Arkitekten = Finnish Architecture Review

Call number: Q.720.5ARK1

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Finland (1966-present); bimonthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

Note: See also Arkkitehtuurikilpailuja: ARK (Supplement) Q.720.5Arksup

 

Title: Arkitektur (Swedish Review)

Call number: Q.720.5ARKIT

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Sweden (1959-present); 10/yr

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Arkitektur N : Byggekunst landskap interior (Continues Byggekunst with 2007, no. 4)

Call number: Q.720.5BYGG1

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: Norway (2007-present); 8/yr

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Baumeister

Call number: Q.720.5BA

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: Germany (1902-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

E-access available

Title: Blueprint

Call number: Q.720.94105BL

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: U.K. (1983-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access  

Title: Building

Call number: Q.720.5BR

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: U.K. (1966-present); weekly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Building Design and Construction

Call number: Q.693.05MA

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: U.S. (1970-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

E-access available

Title: Canadian Architect

Call number: Q.720.5CAN

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: Canada (1955-present); irregular

Ricker holdings: Last 5 years

E-access available

Title: Casabella

Call number: Q.720.5Cas

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Italy (1965-present); monthly (irregular)

Ricker holdings: Dec. 2001-present

No e-access

 

Title: Cite: Architecture & Design Review of Houston

Call number: F.724.05Ci

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: U.S. (1982-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: El Croquis

Call number: Q.720.94605CR (Shelved in Closed Stacks)

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: Spain (1982-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: #49/50 1991-present

No e-access

Note: 2008 to date behind circulation desk (Closed Stacks).  Older issues to 1991 in open periodical shelves.

 

Title: D'Architectures

Call number: Q.720.5 DAR

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: France (1989-present); 10/yr

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Design Cost & Data

Call number: Q.720.5ARDC1

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: U.S. (1990-present); bimonthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Detail

Call number: Q.720.5DET

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Germany (1961-present); bimonthly

Ricker holdings: 1995 to current (Current issues desk-protected)

No e-access

 

Title: Deutsche Bauzeitschrift

Call number: Q.690.5DE

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: Germany (1953-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Domus

Call number: Q.720.5DOM 

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: Italy (1928-present); monthly (except bimonthly July-August.)

Ricker holdings: 1999 to date (Current issues desk-protected)

No e-access

 

Title: Dwell

Call number: 728.05DW

Place/dates of publication & frequency: San Francisco, CA; 10 issues / year

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Fine Homebuilding

Call number: Q.690.83705Fi 

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: U.S. (1991-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: Last 5 years

No e-access

 

Title: Future Arquitecturas

Call number: Q.720.79F989

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Spain (2006-); 3/yr

Ricker Holdings: Current issues (subscription begins with 2013)

 No e-access

 

Title: GA Document

Call number: Q.724.91G51 (Shelved in Closed Stacks)

Place/dates of publication & frequency:Japan (1980-present); 4/yr

Ricker holdings: 1980-present

No e-access

 

Title: GA Houses

Call number: Q.724.9G5122 (Shelved in Closed Stacks)

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: Japan (1976-present); 6/yr

Ricker holdings: 1976-present

No e-access

 

Title: GA Japan

Call number: Q.724.60952GA

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Japan (1992-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: 1992-present

No e-access

 

Title: Harvard Design Magazine

Call number: Q.720.5HAD

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (1997-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: 2005 no. 22 to present

No e-access

 

Title: Intelligente Arkitektur

Call Number: Q. 747.05 AIsup.

Places/dates of publication & frequency: Germany (1994-present); 6/yr

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

Note: This title is a supplement to AIT (See above.)

 

Title: Interior Design

Call number: Q.747.05INT

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: New York (1954-present); 15 per year

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: J.A. (Continues Japan Architect with 1991)

Call number: Q.720.5Si1

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Japan (1991-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: 1991-present

No e-access

 

Title: Lotus International

Call number: Q.720L7811

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: Italy (1974-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: 1974-present

No e-access

 

Title: Metropolis

Call number: Q.709.7471M567

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (1981-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Modern Steel Construction

Call number: Q.693.705Mo

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (1961-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: Last 5 years

E-access available

 

Title: Plan

Call number: Q.720.105PLAN

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Italy (2002-present); 8/yr

Ricker holdings: 2006 No.15-present (no previous holdings at UIUC)

No e-access

 

Title: Professional Builder

Call number: Q.690.5PR1C

Place/dates of publication & frequency: U.S. (1993-present); 14/yr

Ricker holdings: Current issues

E-access available  

 

Title: Quaderns d'arquitectura i urbanisme

Call number: Q.720.5Cu1A

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Spain (1981-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: no. 240 2004-present

No e-access

 

Title: Revue Urbanisme (Continues Urbanisme with 2002)

Call number: Q.710.105Urr1B

Place/dates of publication & frequency: France (2002-present); bimonthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Journal

Call number: Q.720.6Ri1a

Place/dates of publication  & frequency: U.K. (1987-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: Last 3 years

No e-access

 

Title: Volume

Call number: Q.720.949205AR1

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Netherlands (2007-present); bimonthly

Ricker holdings: 2007-present

No e-access

 

Title: Xia intelligente Architektur

Call number: Q.747.05 Alsup

Note: Supplement to AIT

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Germany (2004-present); quarterly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

No e-access

 

Title: Werk, Bauen + Wohnen

Call number: Q.720.5WER

Place/dates of publication & frequency: Germany (1980-present); monthly

Ricker holdings: Current issues

E-access available