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Interior Architecture: Referencing for Interior Architecture

How to search for and find infomation and images for Interior Architecture


As Architecture students, you will be asked to use either the APA 7th referencing style or the Chicago 17th Footnote style

What is referencing and why is it important? 


At university you are expected to reference information sources used in your assignments. Referencing is important as it:

  • gives credit to authors
  • shows that you’ve done your research  
  • means that others can find the resources you have used .

Referencing guides


As an architecture student, you will be asked to use either the APA 7th referencing style or the Chicago 17th Footnote style. The Library's APA and Chicago guides will give you guidance, templates and examples you can use to build your own references.

Referencing Videos

Sample APA 7th references for Interior Architecture



Pilatowicz, G. (1995). Eco-interiors: A guide to environmentally conscious interior design. Wiley.

Journal article:

Al-Zubaidy, S. N., Tokbolat, S., & Tokpatayeva, R. (2013). Passive design of buildings for extreme weather environment. International Journal of Renewable Energy Development2(1), 1–11.

Web page:

Renzo Piano Building Workshop. (2014). Centre Georges Pompidou.

Library database:

Kilikita, H. (2019). Designing interiors for wellness. WGSN Lifestyle and Interiors. 

Social Media:

Laurence [@l.r.e]. (2020, August 12). Centre Pompidou [Photograph]. Instagram.