Images and Maps

ND Digitized Rare Books

Letarouilly, Paul Marie. 
Edifices de Rome moderne, vol. 1

Letarouilly, Paul Marie. 
Edifices de Rome moderne, vol. 2

Letarouilly, Paul Marie. 
Edifices de Rome moderne, vol. 3

Taylor, George Ledwell. 
The architectural antiquities of Rome

A complete list of the Architecture Library's digitized rare books can be found here


Finding Images

ARTstor - Digital image collection of over 900,000 images of art, architecture, and related visual culture.

Great Buildings Online - "This gateway to architecture around the world and across history documents a thousand buildings and hundreds of leading architects, with 3D models, photographic images and architectural drawings, commentaries, bibliographies, web links, and more, for famous designers and structures of all kinds."

archINFORM - The International Architecture Database containing the largest online collection about worldwide architects and buildings from past to present.

Cities and Buildings Database, University of Washington Libraries - This database contains over 10,000 digitized images of buildings and cities culled from all historical periods and from all over the world. Search by architect, location, building name, etc.


Images of Rome

Edifices de Rome Moderne by Paul Letarouilly - Digitized Plates from Letarouilly

Imago Urbis: Giuseppe Vasi's Grand Tour of Rome- Digitized Nolli Map of Rome along with Engravings by Guiseppe Vasi

The Vatican Reconstructed - Paul Letarouilly


Maps of Rome

Interactive Nolli Map -- University of Oregon

La nuova topografia di Roma Comasco by Giambattista Nolli, ca. 1692-1756, provided by the UC Berkeley Libraries

Forma Urbis Romae by Rodolfo Laciani


Other Maps

Maps of Italy from the Perry-Castaneda Map Library at UT Austin