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Art: Books

This Guide contains subject matter focused on art.

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Call Numbers and Headings

Books in our collection about art begin with the call number N. Follow the guide below to help you browse by type of artwork, or use the catalog search in the box above to find works on specific topics and artists.

N 1-9211  Visual arts

NA 1-9428  Architecture

NB 1-1952  Sculpture

NC 1-1940  Drawing.  Design.  Illustration

ND 25-3416  Painting

NE 1-3002  Print media

NK 1-9990  Decorative arts

NX 1-820  Arts in general










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