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Interior Architecture & Design

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.

725.71 Restaurant Design
729 Design and Decoration
729.28 Lighting Design
745 History of Design
745.2 Industrial Art and Design


Interior Decoration


Furniture and Accessories


Catalog Subject Headings

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



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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Books at the Library


RICHARD WELSH LIBRARY at NewSchool of Architecture + Design

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