Building Types Online
More than 850 international case studies from the past 30 years and thematic articles on building design, photos and architectural plans.
Building Types Online database is a resource for the study and practice of architectural design.
The database includes content from 12 previously published Birkhäuser publications (2002-2016). Thematic articles provide background information on individual building types or explain specific aspects such as lighting, acoustics, urban considerations, access types or planning processes. The database highlights a large international collection of contemporary buildings, from housing, office buildings, museums, schools, libraries, industrial complexes, sports buildings, hospitals and other building types. All content was written and selected by internationally renowned authors in architectural design.