Environmental Design Library is formed by the merger of Architecture department
and City and Regional Planning department.
collection includes more than 5000 books mainly on Architecture, Architectural
engineering, City planning and Construction management. It also has a valuable
collection of road maps and master plans of major cities of Saudi Arabia.
Audiovisual materials are an integral part of library collection that include
Educational films, more than 150 videotapes, and 11,000 slides on different
aspects of building design, architecture, city planning and landscape.
strengths include history, theory, and practice; building science; green design
and sustainable architecture; social factors in design; architecture in
developing countries; and design methods and processes.