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Research Guides

Architecture, Landscape, and Design Research Guide

Social Justice Resources

Links to prominent writings and near-exhaustive lists of resources at the intersection of race and architecture and design. 

African American Design Nexus | Explores the intersection of design, identity, and practice

Anti-Racism Design Resources | Avenues to support BIPOC designers

Anti-Racism, Equity, and Inclusion Resources Archive | Crowd-sourced resources collected by AIGA Design Educators Community

BIPOC Architects and Designers | List of international BIPOC-owned firms

Black Architects Archive | Work of the Data Humanism by Design Research Group and is supported by grants from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts; the NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks; and the College of Arts, Media, and Design at Northeastern University

Black Lives Matter | Collection of Essays by Architectural Historians and Organized by Aggregate Architectural History Collaborative

Great Diverse Designers Library | A resource to the profession as well as a platform to elevate diverse designers

Race and Architecture: Studying the Historical Intersection of Form and Culture | A Blog by Charles Davis

Race/Space Reading List | Extensive crowd-sourced list started by Anna Maria Leon at the University of Michigan

Society of Architectural Historians Special Booklist: Race and Diversity

Books in the Library

Books on equity, diversity, and inclusion, many donated by the Graduate Architecture, Landscape, and Design Student Union.