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Subject Guide: Art and Design: Books/DVDs

Art and Design According to Dewey

Our Library uses the Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) system to group items of similar subject matter together. Use the following DDC numbers to browse the Library shelves for information resources such as print books and Audio Visual materials on your subject. 

  • 700 Art history – general  
  • 701.85 Colour
  • 709.04 20th Century Art  
  • 710 Civic and landscape art  
  • 730 Plastic arts and sculpture
  • 731.4 Sculpture techniques  
  • 738 Ceramics 
  • 740 Drawing and decorative arts 
  • 742 Perspective
  • 750 Painting and painters
  • 760 Graphic Arts, Prints
  • 770 Photography and photographs


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