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Art: Finding Books

Reference databases (encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc.)

Library Catalog

Library materials are organized using the Library of Congress classification system. The beginning letters of each call number represent the subject of the book.


Browse the following call numbers to discover books about art. All of these call numbers are located on the top floor of the library.

N: Visual Arts (General works; history; teaching; museums, exhibitions, collections, etc.)

NA: Architecture                                                         

NB: Sculpture                                                             

NC: Drawing, Design, Illustration                          

ND: Painting

NE: Print media

NK: Decorative arts

NX: Arts in general

TR: Photography

**Some art books are too large for the books shelves and can be found in the Oversize collection, located on the north side of the top floor, by the study rooms.

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