Books in Cabell Library are filed using the Library of Congress system which groups books into subject areas.
Some of the broad Architecture subject areas begin with the following call numbers:
NA 1-9428 -- Architecture
NA 1-60 -- General
NA 190-1555.5 -- History
NA 2000-2320 -- Study and Teaching. Research
NA 2400-2460 -- Museums. Exhibitions
NA 2599.5-2599.9 -- Architectural Criticism
NA 2695-2793 -- Architectural Drawing and Design
NA2835-4050 -- Details and Decoration
NA4170-(7020) -- Public Buildings
NA4590-5621 -- Religious Architecture
NA7100-7884 -- Domestic Architecture. Houses. Dwelling
NA9000-9428 -- Aesthetics of Cities. City Planning and beautifying
If you can't find the book, article, or dissertation that you want at VCU, try these resources to find what you need.
Dissertations may be useful sources for researching the state of the field and the bibliographies can often provide
a wealth of new sources.