PSAS Subject Guide

Guides to the best databases and resources for each subject area.

Find Books - Industrial Design

Subscribed e-Books

Many e-books in the Library’s collection is listed in WebOPAC, but some titles can only be found by using the e-Books collection websites.

  • ScienceDirect e-Books Collections
  • Springer e-Books
  • Wiley e-Books
  • Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)

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Open Access Books

Open access books contain is open to all, with no access fees that are available online to the reader.

  • Cabi e-Books

Printed Books

The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This lists is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

Subject Call No.

  • Architectural design and decoration: NK2110, NA2500
  • Interior Design: NK2110, NK1165
  • Communities and urban design: NA7110
  • Building construction: TH145 , TH159 , TH435,
  • Building materials: TA401.3, TA403, TA410 ,TA418.74
  • Colour: NA2795, NC997, NK1530, NK5440, TR510
  • Design theory: SB472.45
  • Drawing techniques: NA2714 , NA2708 , NC730
  • Industrial design : TA174 , TS171, TD793.9,
  • Materials science: TA403
  • Structural design: TA658, TH845, TA666

Printed book title can be search via WebOPAC to identify location availability.