Royal Institute of British Architects The site of our national architectural overlords contains news of RIBA’s exhibitions and events programme as well as access to the largest collection of architecture photographs in the world. Visit RIBA.
Dezeen An imaginative site about what’s going on at the forefront of contemporary architecture. It has a wide array of new buildings from small practices around the world that cover everything from garden pavilions to skyscrapers. Visit Dezeen magazine.
Great Buildings Collection This searchable repository holds details of more than 1,000 of the world’s most significant buildings, from A (ancient Greece) to Z (Zaha Hadid). It includes brief biographies of the architects as well as photographs. Visit Great Buildings Collection.
Architecture Today A catch-all website for practising architects, with a wide range of content, from individual new buildings to columns (no pun intended) to book reviews and features – the buildings of Pyongyang anyone?. Visit Architecture Today.
Archiplanet A Wikipedia for buildings: search the 100,000 buildings and 25,000 architects and practices by name, type or country. The pages are created and edited by aficionados so it is not infallible – and is US-centric – but it is growing daily. Visit Archiplanet.