noun \ˈre-fərn(t)s, ˈre-f(ə-)rən(t)s\

1 : something (as a sign or indication) that refers a reader or consulter to another source
of information (as a book or passage)
2 : consultation of sources of information
3 (1) : a source of information (as a book or passage) to which a reader or consulter is
referred (2) : a work (as a dictionary or encyclopedia) containing useful facts or information

Access to a library of publications that relate to a variety or topics both directly and indirectly around the subject of Black culture and its relationship to architecture and the other environmental design disciplines is a very important tool to have in the process.
Included here in this section are a list of readings spanning more than sixty years of research, documentation, theories, applications and findings on the subject.