LD ARCH 170: History and Literature of Landscape Architecture

Newspapers

For historical local and major national newspapers and media, visit the Newspapers and Microforms room in the basement of Doe Library.

Google News also contains a wide range of national and local newspapers. Remember: be specific when searching on your topic and take advantage of the limiting features.

  • C19: The Nineteenth Century Index
    Comprehensive coverage of nineteenth-century books, periodicals, official documents, newspapers and archives. C19 Index draws on the Nineteenth Century Short Title Catalogue, The Wellesley Index, Poole's Index and Periodicals Index Online to create integrated bibliographic coverage of over 1.4 million books and official publications, 64,891 archival collections and 15.6 million articles published in over 2,500 journals, magazines and newspapers.
  • Historical Newspapers Online
    Indexes newspapers covering all aspects of British life and world affairs in the 19th and 20th centuries. Contains four major historical resources: Palmer's Index to the Times which covers The Times (London, 1790-1905); The Official Index to the Times (1906-1980); The Historical Index to the New York Times (1863- 1922); and Palmer's Full Text Online (1785-1870).
  • Historical Newspapers (ProQuest)
    Indexes articles from Chicago Defender (1905-1975), Chicago Tribune (1849-1986), Los Angeles Times (1881-1986), New York Times (1851-2004), San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922), Wall Street Journal (1889-1990), and Washington Post (1877-1991).
  • Early American Newspapers
    Access to hundreds of historic newspapers, providing more than one million pages as fully text-searchable facsimile images. Based largely on Clarence Brigham's "History and Bibliography of American Newspapers,1690-1820." (Archive of Americana allows cross-searching of several databases: Early American Imprints , Series I and II; Early American Newspapers; American State Papers; US Congressional Serial Set.)
  • Access World News
    Provides full-text information and perspectives from over 600 U.S. and over 700 international sources. Offers strong regional coverage, indexing more than California newspapers such as Contra Costa Times (1995-current), Sacramento Bee (1984-current), San Francisco Chronicle (1985-current), and San Jose Mercury News (1985-current). Search categories include: California newspapers (121 titles), Greater Los Angeles (54 titles), major metropolitan titles (13 titles), Spanish-language news sources (48 titles), the World (almost 2000 titles), US (855 titles).
  • San Francisco Chronicle (historical archive)
    Full page article images of the San Francisco Chronicle starting with the first issue (1865) through 1922.

Related Links

  • Scholarly, Trade, and Popular Journals
    Learn how to determine which journals are considered scholarly.
  • Manage Citations
    How to keep citations organized and import them automatically into your paper.

Selected Journals

 
Garden and forest, a journal of horticulture, landscape art, and forestry, 1888-1897. The the first American journal devoted to horticulture, botany, landscape design and preservation, national and urban park development, scientific forestry, and the conservation of forest resources.
Online ed.: 1888-1897; paper ed.: EnvDesign SB1 G2 Bound periodicals
Index: Poole's, 1892-1897; searchable full text: found here.

 

Garden history - UCB Only, [London]: Garden History Society, 1972--. Cumulative index, v.1-27 (1972-1999), EnvDesign SB403 N55 Index.
Online ed.: 1972-varies; print ed.: EnvDesign SB403 G28 Current & bound periodicals
Index & full text: JSTOR
 

The Garden magazine, NY: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1905-1924. Absorbed: Farming. Continued by: Garden magazine & home builder.
EnvDesign SB1 G24 Bound periodicals
Index: Reader's Guide, 1915-1924; Reader's Guide Retrospective, 1910-Oct 1925
 

The Gardener's magazine and register of rural & domestic improvement. J.C. Loudon, ed. London, 1826-1844. First English magazine devoted exclusively to horticulture and gardening topics.
EnvDesign SB4 G45 Rare
 

Garten und landschaft, Munich. Published 1890--. The German equivalent of Landscape Architecture (ASLA).
EnvDesign SB469 G36 1957-- Unbound & bound periodicals
Index: Avery, 1984-1991

Horticultural register, and gardener's magazine via ProQuest - UCB Only, Boston. One of the earliest American horticultural journals.

Online ed.: 1835-1838; paper ed.: 1835-1838; Main SB1 H545 In storage (NRLF)
Index & full text: American Periodicals Series Online, 1835-1838

The Horticulturist and journal of rural art and rural taste via ProQuest. [Albany, NY: Published by Luther Tucker], 1846-1875. Vol.1-7 ed. by A.J. Downing.

Online ed.: 1846-1875; paper ed.: EnvDesign SB1 H63 In storage (NRLF): 1(July 1846)-23, 25-26(1871);
micro. ed.: News/Micro MICROFILM 4004 AP reel 656, 890-893, 1846-1875
Index & full text: American Periodicals Series Online, 1846-1875

Journal of historical geography - UC Only, 1975--.
Online ed.: 1993 (v.19)--; paper ed.: 1975--; Earth Sci G141 J6
Indexes: PIO, 1975-1995; Amer. Hist. Life, 1978--; Expand. Acad., 1989--; Geography, 1990--; Period. Archive Online, full text, 1975-1995; ScienceDirect, full text, 1993--
 

Journal of the New England Garden History Society, Boston: The Society, 1991--.
EnvDesign SB1 N49 Bound periodicals

Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society, London. 1846--; several title variations. Currently titled The Garden.
EnvDesign & BIOS SB4 R8 Holdings & shelving locations vary
Indexes: Biological Abstracts, Forestry Abstracts

Journal of urban history - UCB Only [Beverly Hills]: Sage Publications.
Online ed.: 1989 (v.15:2)--; paper ed.: 1974--; EnvDesign HT111 J681 Current & bound periodicals
Indexes: Amer. Hist. Life, 1974--; Avery, 1981--; Period. Archive Online, full text, 1974-1995; Sage Urb. Studies & Plan., full text 1982--; ProQuest, full text, 1989--

Landscape architecture, American Society of Landscape Architects. 1910--.
EnvDesign SB469 L3 Current & unbound periodicals
Indexes: Cumulative index, 1910-1987: EnvDesign SB469 L3 Reference; PIO, 1910-1995; Art, 1984--; Avery,1985--

Landscape history: journal of the Society for Landscape Studies, Wakefield [Yorkshire]: The Society. Abstracts & tables of contents. Annual.
Online ed.: 1979--; paper ed.: 1979--; EnvDesign QH75 L33 Current & bound periodicals
Indexes: Avery, 1979-1995; PIO, 1979-1995

Landscape research- UCB Only Manchester: Landscape Research Group.
Online ed.: 2000 (v.25)--; paper ed.: 1976--; EnvDesign SB469 L27 Current & bound periodicals
Indexes: BHA, 1990--; Informaworld, full text, 1968-- IngentaConnect, full text, 2000--

Parks & recreation - UCB Only, American Institute of Park Executives, et al. 1906--; several title variations.
Online ed.: 1992--; print ed.: call numbers & holdings vary, EnvDesign SB469 A35 In storage (NRLF), EnvDesign SB469 P35 Bound periodicals, EnvDesign SB469 P36 Unbound & bound periodicals
Index: Avery, 1943-1991; Research Library, 1992--, full text

The Playground. NY: Executive Committee of the Playground Association of America, 1907-1929. Continued by: Playground and recreation

Main GV421 R4 In storage (NRLF): 1908-1929
Index: Reader's Guide Retrospective, 1919-May 1929

Studies in the history of gardens & designed landscapes. Formerly Journal of garden history. Washington, DC: Taylor & Francis, 1981--.
EnvDesign SB451 J65 Current & bound periodicals
Indexes: Amer. Hist. Life, 1981-1994; Avery, 1982--; Art, 1986--

Contents

Recommended Article Indexes

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  • Art Index Retrospective
    Indexes publications in the fields of archaeology, architecture, art history, city planning, computer applications and graphics, crafts, film, folk art, graphic arts, industrial design, interior design, landscape architecture, museology, painting, photography, sculpture, television, textiles, and video. Includes citations to art reproductions. Provides citations from Volumes 1-32 of the print counterpart, Art Index.
  • Art Source (formerly Art Full Text)
    Indexes over 300 international publications, including journals, yearbooks, museum bulletins, film reviews, bibliographies, conference reports, review articles, interviews and exhibition listings, in a variety of languages. Covers the fields of archaeology, architecture, art history, city planning, computer applications and graphics, crafts, film, folk art, graphic arts, industrial design, interior design, landscape architecture, museology, painting, photography, sculpture, television, textiles, and video.
  • Academic Search Complete
    A multidisciplinary index to articles in more than 10,900 journals and other publications in English, Spanish, German, French, Italian and Portuguese; full-text is available for over 5300 journals.
  • America: History and Life
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  • C19: The Nineteenth Century Index
    Comprehensive coverage of nineteenth-century books, periodicals, official documents, newspapers and archives. C19 Index draws on the Nineteenth Century Short Title Catalogue, The Wellesley Index, Poole's Index and Periodicals Index Online to create integrated bibliographic coverage of over 1.4 million books and official publications, 64,891 archival collections and 15.6 million articles published in over 2,500 journals, magazines and newspapers.
  • Periodicals Index Online (formerly PCI)
    Indexes millions of articles published in over 4,700 periodicals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. A sister database, Periodicals Archive Online, provides a full-text archive of some 475 journals published between 1802 and 1995.
  • FRANCIS
    Indexes over 3,000 journals, books, dissertations, and other American and European sources covering the humanities, social sciences, and economics. Produced by the Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique, most records are in French, with about 33% in English.
  • Historical Abstracts
    Indexes over 2,000 journals, as well as historical book reviews and dissertations, published worldwide about all aspects of world history (excluding US and Canada) from 1450 to the present. Articles covered were written from 1954 to thepresent
  • Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals
    Indexes 42 art journals published in the US during the 19th century, including articles, art notes, illustrations, stories, poems, and advertisements to provide nearly complete coverage of journals from this period. Offers information on popular culture and industry, artists and illustrators, painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, architecture and design, exhibitions and sales, decorations, and collecting.
  • JSTOR
    Includes over 1000 scholarly journals with access to more than 2 million articles. JSTOR is an archive which means that current issues (generally the most recent 3-5 years) of the journals are not yet available.
  • Readers' Guide Retrospective
    Covers more than 500 leading American magazines and journals from 1890 to 1982.

Additional Resources for Articles

British Architectural Library. London: RIBA Publications. Searches books and articles.
Online ed.: 1984--present; Print ed.: 1972--present; EnvDesign NA8 A73 Index

Databases by Subject (UCB) - select "Architecture" or related discipline.

Google Scholar - focuses exclusively on scholarly literature in all disciplines. Can be linked to Berkeley's collection through "preferences."

UC-eLinks

Once you've searched a database to find articles, you may need to use UC-eLinks orange logo to link to a PDF or html file if the full text is not immediately available. Each database isa bit different, but a good rule of thumb is this: when you see the Uc-eLinks icon click on it to view your article access options, which can range from full text to a call number to an Interlibrary Loan request:

UC e-Links image

For more information, here's a tutorial on using UC-eLinks.

Last Update: September 21, 2010 16:16 | Tagged with: landscape architecture history resources