Landscape Architecture Indexes & Abstracts
Landscape Architecture Indexes &
Abstracts is a selective list of periodical indexes covering all
aspects of landscape architecture. For newspaper indexes and databases please see
News Article Databases.
Please note that all the electronic indexes listed in this guide are also
listed in The Library's directory of
article databases. For additional information consult the
Environmental Design Library
reference staff, 210 Wurster Hall.
UC Berkeley faculty, registered students, and staff who are off campus may use items marked
UCB Only or UC Only by using The Library's off-campus access services.
Last updated: February 2010. Compiled by Deborah Sommer.
- Academic search complete UC Only Indexes articles in more than 1,500 general interest journals and scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, and general sciences. Abstracts and full text available for many titles indexed.
There are many book review
citations, especially in the humanities and social sciences.
- Art index retrospective
& Art full text via WilsonWeb
Indexes journal articles in art and related fields, including architecture,
art history, city planning, urban design, and landscape architecture.
Online ed.: Art Index Retrospective:
1929-1984; Art Full Text:1984--
Paper ed.: 1929-1994; EnvDesign N18 A72 Index
Avery index to architectural periodicals
via CSA UC Only | Video Tutorial.
Contains citations to articles in 1,000+ periodicals in architecture, planning,
urban design, and related disciplines.
Online ed.: 1860--
- Print ed.: 1890-1995; EnvDesign fNA8 C64 1973 Index
IngentaConnect UCB Only Provides full
text access to domestic & international scholarly & academic
publications, in a wide range of subject areas. Note that full text
articles are available only for journals for which UC Berkeley has paper
- Landscape architecture magazine - Cumulative index
Cumulative index, 1910-1987, to one of the major landscape architecture
- EnvDesign SB469 L3 Index
academic UCB Only
Includes indexing to over 6,000 journals, newspapers, broadcast transcripts, & wire services.
Full text. Offers wide geographic coverage and
translations from foreign-language sources. Good for
public policy and business issues.
- Coverage: Varies
- Web of
science UCB Only Includes the Science
Citation Index, which indexes 5,300 major journals across 164 science
disciplines (coverage: 1945--) and the Social Sciences Citation
Index, which indexes 1,700 journals across 50 social science
disciplines, as well as individually selected items from over 3,300 leading
scientific and technical journals. Also offers cited reference
- Coverage: 1970--
- Agricola via SilverPlatter (National Agricultural Library, et al.)
- UCB Only Indexes books, journal articles, conference proceedings and
reports on agriculture, and includes many aspects of landscape architecture,
horticulture, and planning.
- Coverage: 1970--
- America: history
and life via EBSCO - UC Only
Contains article abstracts and bibliographical citations of reviews and
dissertations on the history and culture of the U.S. and Canada from prehistoric
times to the present. Excellent index for American cultural history and
Online ed.: 1964--
- Print ed.: 1954-- ; Main Stack E3 A43
- Bibliography of the history of art (BHA) - Comprehensive art history bibliography. Includes abstracted articles
from 2,500 international periodicals, books, conference proceedings, collected
essays, exhibition and art dealer's catalogs and dissertations. Covers
the built environment.
Online ed.: 1990-2009
- Print ed.: 1991-- ; Main N1 B51
- Business source complete via
EBSCO - UCB Only
Includes full text for more than 7,400 scholarly business journals and
- Coverage: 1965--
sciences & pollution management databases via CSA - UCB Only Include citations and abstracts to thousands of scientific journals, conference
proceedings, books, reports, and government publications. Excellent coverage
for environmental planning, ecology, water resources, environmental quality,
- Historical abstracts via EBSCO
- UC Only Contains abstracts of journal articles and citations for books
and dissertations covering the history of the world from 1450 to the present,
excluding the U.S. and Canada. Excellent for cultural history.
- JSTOR -
UCB Only A full-text archive of
interdisciplinary scholarly journal literature, including ecology and history.
PapersFirst via FirstSearch/OCLC - UC Only Contains 580,000+ citations for papers presented at worldwide
conferences, symposia, meetings, expositions, congresses, and workshops
received at The British Library. Excellent source for interdisciplinary
work; the index covers disciplines in the social sciences, sciences, arts,
and the humanities.
Coverage: October 1993--
Periodicals archive online -
An online periodical archive that provides full text access to some 450 digitized
journals in the humanities and social sciences. A sister database,
Periodicals Index Online, provides additional indexing for articles in over 4,500 periodicals.
International scope, including journals in a variety of Western languages.
- Coverage: 1770-1995, varies
Periodicals index online -
Indexes over 4,500 periodicals in the humanities
and social sciences, from their first issues; includes some full text
access. International scope, including journals in a variety of Western languages.
A sister database, Periodicals archive online,
provides a full-text archive of some 350 journals.
- Coverage: 1665-1995, varies
(Elsevier) - UCB Only Provides access to the full text of more than 1,000 scientific,
medical and technical journals published by the world's leading scientific
- Coverage: Varies
Treesearch: research and development (U.S. Forestry Service)
Full-text searchable database of publications by Research and Development scientists in the
U.S. Forest Service, including research monographs, papers, conference proceedings, and
books. Coverage from 1900-- .