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Illustration: Books and Videos

This guide helps illustration students and faculty navigate the illustration resources the library has in its collection.

Notable Books

Notable Videos

Call Numbers - Where to Find Books and Videos in the Library

The Library uses this system to arrange items on the shelves according to their subject matter. Items can be found in the following call number ranges:

  • NC – Drawing. Design. Illustration
  • NC50-266 – History of drawing
  • NC703-725 – General works
  • NC730-758 – Technique
  • NC950-(996) – Illustration
  • NC1300-1766 – Pictorial humor, caricature, etc.
  • ND – Painting
  • NE – Print media
  • PN – Literature (General)
    PN6700-6790 – Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Q – Science
    QH301-705.5 – Biology (General)
    QK1-989 – Botany
  • TT -Handicrafts. Arts and crafts
    TT490-695 – Clothing manufacture. Dressmaking. Tailoring

Get help

Visit the reference desk or schedule an appointment with a reference librarian to discuss your research. See Contact the Library page for details.

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