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Books

Ahmed, Vian, Alex Opoku, and Zeeshan Aziz. Research Methodology in the Built Environment: A Selection of Case Studies. London: Routledge, 2016. Call # NA 2000 R48 2016
 
Barnet, Sylvan. A Short Guide to Writing About Art. Boston, MA: Pearson Education Inc., 2015. Call # N 7476 B37 2015
 
Booth, Andrew. Systematic Approaches to a Successful Literature Review. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2016. [Summer 2018 order]
 
Borden, Iain and Katerina R. Ray. The Dissertation: A Guide for Architecture Students. New York: Routledge, 2014. Call # NA 2108 B67 2014
 
Chicago Manual of Style. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2017. Call # Z 253 U69 2017 Ref.
 
Chilisa, Bagele. Indigenous Research Methodologies. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2012. Call # GN 380 C494 2012
 
Clark, Roger H and Michale Pause.  Precedents in Architecture. 2nd ed,. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1996. Call # NA 2750 C55 1996
 
Ewald, Thorsten. Writing in the Technical Fields: A Practical Guide. Don Mills, ON: Oxford, 2014. Call # T 11 E93 2014
 
Galvin, Jose L., Writing Literature Reviews: A Guide for Students of the Social And Behavioral Sciences. London: Routledge, 2017.  [Summer 2018 order]
 
Groat, Linda and David Wang, eds. Architectural Research Methods. 2nd ed. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2013. Call # NA 2000 G76 2013
 
Gross, Lawrence. Anishinaabe Ways of Knowing and Being. London: Routledge, 2016. Call # E 99 C6 G76 2016
 
Hart, Chris. Doing a Literature Review: Releasing the Research Imagination. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2018. Call # H 62 J46 2018
 
 Kulnieks, Andrejs, Dan Roronhiakewen Longboat and Kelly Young, eds. Contemporary Studies in Environmental and Indigenous Pedagogies: A Curricula of Stories and Place. Rotterdam: Sense Publishers, 2013. Call # GE 70 C66 2013
 
Lange, Alexandra. Writing About Architecture: Mastering the Language of Buildings and Cities. New York, NY: Princeton Architectural Press, 2012. Call # NA 2599.6 L36 2012
 
Laycock, Elizabeth. The Journey to Dissertation Success: for Construction, Property, and Architecture Students. London: Routledge, 2016. Call # NA 2500 L387 2016
 
Lucas, Ray. Research Methods for Architecture. London: Laurence King Publishing, 2016. Call # NA 2000 L83 2016
 
Pan, M. Ling. Preparing Literature Reviews: Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches. London: Routledge, 2017. [Summer 2018 order]
 
Schmaltz, Bill. The Architect’s Guide to Writing: for Design and Construction Professionals. Mulgrave, Victoria: The Images Publishing Group, 2014. Call # NA 2540 S34 2014 Ref.
 
Spector, Tom and Rebecca Damron. How Architects Write. 2nd ed. London: Routledge, 2017. Call # NA 2540 S59 2017
 
Strunk, William. The Elements of Style. New York, NY: SoHo Books, 1920. Call # PE 1408 S772 1959 Ref.
Wilson, Shawn. Research is Ceremony: Indigenous Research Methods. Halifax: Fernwood, 2008. Call # GN 380 W554 2008
 
Wiseman, Carter. Writing Architecture: A Practical Guide to Clear Communication about the Built Environment. San Antonio, TX: Trinity University Press, 2014. Call # NA 2540 W67 2014
 
Zinsser, Willian Knowlton. On Writing Well: the Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction. New York: Collins, 2006. Call # PE 1429 Z5 2006 Ref.

Online Theses and Dissertations

cIRcle (University of British Columbia)

CURVE - Carleton University Research Virtual Environment

DART-Europe E-Theses Portal

Dissertations and Theses (ProQuest)

eScholarship@McGill (McGill University)

Essais de fin d'études en architecture (Université Laval)

EThOS - E-Theses Online Service

LU|ZONE|UL (Laurentian University)

MSpace (University of Manitoba)

Papyrus (Université de Montréal)

PRISM (University of Calgary)

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses

RULA Digital Repository (Ryerson University)

TEL (thèses-EN-ligne)

Theses Canada

UWSpace (University of Waterloo)

Motivational "Thesis" Mondays

MArch Thesis Writing Group

October 1 & 29 and November 19 & 26 in the Architecture Library from 9:30 am - 4 pm. 

Join other MArch thesis students keen to lead a disciplined writing life while developing your MArch thesis! The occasional guest speaker will be invited to the lunch hour to encourage grad students' ongoing writing efforts.

Note: this is an optional motivational writing group.