Book/Printed Material The great buildings collection Great buildings online

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Title
The great buildings collection
Other Title
Great buildings online
Summary
Provides links to buildings famous througout the world, along with other types of dwellings. Includes historical information, photos, architectural details and plans, architect information, books on architecture, 3D walkthrough computer models, picture index, discussion group, search engines, and access to ArchitectureWeek electronic magazine. Link is also provided to Artifice, Inc.
"Great Buildings Online provides a wealth of information on many of the most famous buildings in the world. It includes photographs and architectural details for each building as well as links to information on the architects and a bibliography. The site enables users to view three-dimensional models of many of the buildings after downloading free viewing software. This is a commercial website and so many of the bibliographical entries link to items for sale by either Amazon or Artifice, but there is still a great deal of basic building information to be accessed here for free. The entire site is searchable by either simple or advanced methods and is easy to navigate" --"Best Free Reference Web Sites 2000." RUSA Quarterly, Fall 2000; Comp. by the MARS Best Free Websites Committee, RUSA, ALA; reviewed 3/4/2000.
Created / Published
Eugene, OR: Artifice, Inc.
Subject Headings
-  Architecture
-  Buildings
-  Architects
Notes
-  Began in 1997?
-  Mode of access: World Wide Web.
-  Title from home page (viewed on August 14, 2003).
-  Also available on CD-ROM.
-  Includes bibliographical references.
Call Number/Physical Location
NA200
Digital Id
http://www.greatbuildings.com/gbc/buildings.html External
Library of Congress Control Number
2003549337
Language
English
Description
Provides links to buildings famous througout the world, along with other types of dwellings. Includes historical information, photos, architectural details and plans, architect information, books on architecture, 3D walkthrough computer models, picture index, discussion group, search engines, and access to ArchitectureWeek electronic magazine. Link is also provided to Artifice, Inc. "Great Buildings Online provides a wealth of information on many of the most famous buildings in the world. It includes photographs and architectural details for each building as well as links to information on the architects and a bibliography. The site enables users to view three-dimensional models of many of the buildings after downloading free viewing software. This is a commercial website and so many of the bibliographical entries link to items for sale by either Amazon or Artifice, but there is still a great deal of basic building information to be accessed here for free. The entire site is searchable by either simple or advanced methods and is easy to navigate" --"Best Free Reference Web Sites 2000." RUSA Quarterly, Fall 2000; Comp. by the MARS Best Free Websites Committee, RUSA, ALA; reviewed 3/4/2000.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2003549337
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The Great Buildings Collection. Eugene, OR: Artifice, Inc, 1997. Web.. https://lccn.loc.gov/2003549337.

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(1997) The Great Buildings Collection. Eugene, OR: Artifice, Inc. [Web.] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2003549337.

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The Great Buildings Collection. Eugene, OR: Artifice, Inc, 1997. Web.. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <lccn.loc.gov/2003549337>.