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RICHARD WELSH LIBRARY COLLECTION

This is a good place to begin browsing our collection. Our eBook collection also has some interesting titles and there are hundreds more not listed here. If you are not finding what you are looking for, please contact us or stop by the library desk.

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Exploring the Library Collection

Browsing the shelves by call number is a great way to stumble across useful resources. The call numbers listed below can help to find the best locations for browsing topics in the Dewey Decimal System.

307

Community planning and urban design

709

Art history and art by country

712-719

Landscape Architecture

720.1-720.108

Architectural Theory

720.2-720.284

Architectural drawing and modeling

720.47-720.473

Sustainable or green architecture

720.92

Individual architects grouped by architect's last name (e.g., Antoni Gaudi would be located under 720.92 GAU)

722-724

Architectural schools and styles

725-728

Architecture by building types: e.g., Museums, Hospitals, Airports

 

Books at the library

Electronic Books

Catalog Subject Headings

Below are Library of Congress subject headings related to architecture. You can check the subject headings at the bottom of catalog records to find similar materials. You can use the examples below to begin searching our catalog:

RICHARD WELSH LIBRARY at NewSchool of Architecture +Design

1249 F Street San Diego CA 92101

619 684 8783

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