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ART223 - Lettering and Typography: Find Books / Ebooks

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Books and Media on Art

Here is a sampling of subject headings for lettering and typography which may be used to search COAST.

Subject Call Numbers

Books on lettering and typography are located mainly in two call number areas: Z250 (4th floor) and NK3630 (3rd floor).

Most of the books on Art are located in the N call number. Here are a few specific subjects:

  • N --- Fine arts
  • N 5300-7429 --- Art History
  • NA --- Architecture
  • NB --- Sculpture
  • NC --- Drawing. Design. Illustration
  • ND --- Painting
  • NE --- Print media
  • NK --- Decorative arts
  • NX --- Arts in general
  • TR --- Photography
  • TT --- Handicrafts, Arts and Crafts

They are all located on the 3rd floor of the Library with the exception of books on photography ("T" call numbers) which are on the 4th floor.