Address: 9 Abd El-Azeem Basha Rashid, Agouza, Giza, Egypt
Working hours: Sunday to Thursday, 10:00 am – 04:00 pm or by appointment
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Cairo Urban Resource Library (CURL) is a dedicated library collection housed at CLUSTER Studio. CURL is a focused  Architecture/Urbanism collection within the context of an interdisciplinary library, including books, maps, and technical reports related to:

  • Architecture Design and Theory
  • Architecture History
  • Art Catalogues and Brochures
  • Art History and Theory
  • Cairo Modern Urbanism
  • Egypt History / Architecture
  • Egypt History General
  • Egypt Urbanism and Geography
  • History General
  • History of Thoughts
  • Islamic Art, Architecture, and Urbanism
  • Academic Theses and Dissertations
  • Middle East / Islamic Studies
  • Nonfiction Magazines
  • References / Dictionaries
  • Reports
  • Social Theory and Criticism
  • Urban Theory and History
  • Vernacular Architecture / Informal Urbanism