Name and location of repository
Level of description
Center for Urban and Community Design (CUCD) Archives
Name of creator
The CUCD was founded in 1992 in the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew with the mission of fostering a collaborative interdisciplinary approach that supports the buttressing, retro-fitting and creation of sustainable communities and buildings. The Center seeks to integrate research, teaching, and service, encouraging interdisciplinary thought and action in the areas of historic preservation, urban design & community engagement, and, sustainable & resilient design in the sub-tropics and tropics. The Center assists or leads faculty, alumni and students in funded research, publications, and community partnerships, workshops and charrettes.
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
Collection contains architectural drawings, photographs, reports.
System of arrangement
Charrette reports are housed in binders on shelves.
CDs and DVDs are stored in boxes.
All other documents are geographically arranged in flat file drawers.