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Architecture: Get Started

Book pickup service

Some print materials are now available for University of Waterloo students, faculty and researchers to borrow. Learn more about our contactless book pickup services.

If you are off-campus, use this service to connect to online resources

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Your Library Card

Your WATCard is your Library card. Use it to borrow books from UW, and other University Libraries as well as to remotely access the UW Library's electronic resources.

Welcome students!

Not sure where to begin? 

This guide brings together all of the major architecture-related information resources available at Musagetes Architecture Library and beyond.

You can also check out these other guides we've created for architecture students:

Publications by Architecture Faculty

Recent books by School of Architecture faculty include:

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