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Campus Architecture at UC San Diego: Campus Center

A guide to source material and information regarding campus architecture at UC San Diego.

Price Center (Yazdani Studio)

Anderson, Grace. Building Types Study 682
Architectural Record  (August 1990)
McKnight, Jenna M. Price Center East, San Diego,
California Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design.
Architectural Record 197. 11 (November 2009): 102-107

Student Center Expansion (Mehrdad Yazdani / Cannon Design)

Jarmusch, Ann, Two; Student Center ExpansionArchitectural Record. Nov. 2007, Vol. 195 Issue 11, p160-163.

Conrad Prebys Music Center (LMN Architects)

Geisel Library (William Pereira, Architect)

Central Library; University of California at San Diego by William L. Pereira & Associates. (PDF)

Britton, James II. Evaluation: Lantern-like Library Held Aloft on Concrete FingersAIA Journal 66, no. 9 (August 1977): 30-35.

About the Geisel Library Building (UC San Diego Library's information page).

Goldstein, Barbara. William L. Pereira, FAIA, 1909-1985 [obituary] Progressive Architecture 67, no.1 (January 1986): 28.

Steele, James, ed. William Pereira.



Geisel Library Renovation (Gunnar Birkerts and Associates (1992)

Birkerts, Gunnar, Buildings, Projects, And Thoughts,1960-1985

Birkerts, Gunnar, Process and Expression in Architectural Form.

Kaiser, Kay. Not One for the Books, UCSD Library’s Expansion Takes Safe, Boring Route. San Diego Union-Tribune (November 1, 1987): F-1.

Kaiser, Kay. Architect Offers Bright Ideas for Underground Library Space San Diego Union-Tribune (December 13, 1987): F-1.

Denn, Rebekah. Library Down Under: Addition at UCSD to be Below Ground. San Diego Union-Tribune (March 3, 1991): F-45.

Kaiser, Kay. Let there be Light!: Illuminating Solution for UCSD Underground Library. San Diego Union-Tribune (February 16, 1992): F-1.

Grimes, William. Gunnar Birkerts, Architect, Dies at 92; Gave Shape to the Unexpected. New York Times (August 17, 2017)

Rehearsal at Prebys