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Art and Architecture: Books

A guide to resources in art and architecture.

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Books, books, e-books...

You can locate books that are available in the Parkland library from our catalog. Books which are not available at Parkland Library can be located by searching for your topic in the I-Share catalog. If you can't find what you are looking for there, you can search in Worldcat, a database of books in libraries nationwide. These materials are available to Parkland students through Inter-library loan.

Some instructors put assignment specific books on "Reserve," ask about these titles at our Desk.

Parkland's Books

Most of Parkland's art books are located on the upper floor.  Call numbers in this section start with the letter "N"

General Call Numbers:

N         Art History, Art movements, Art general

NA       Architecture

NC       Drawing, Graphic Design, Ads, Photography

ND       Painting

NE       Printmaking

NK       Art and Culture, Design, Furniture, Crafts, Pottery, Quilting

NX       Arts Education, Art movements by region


Further subdivisions for the above art-related LC numbers: Subclasses

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