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Architectural Graphic Standards by
Call Number: Ref 690 .A6732 2017
Publication Date: 2017-04-18
Covers topics such as: design principles & construction documentation, environmental factors, and resilience in buildings.
The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design by
Call Number: Ref 745.403 .B6559 2016 v.1
Publication Date: 2015-12-01
The library has volumes 1, 2, and 3.
"Provides a comprehensive guide to design, with entries on key topics in the history and theory of design, addressing a range of design forms including graphic, textile, furniture, metal, ceramic, fashion, stage and film, vehicle and product design, as well as national histories of design and key design movements."
The Design Encyclopedia by
Call Number: Ref 745.203 .B993d 2004
Publication Date: 2004-06-02
"A compendium of the world of modern design over the last century and a half. Compiled from a number of primary and secondary sources by the American author and design historian Mel Byers, in consultation with an international team of design experts, this illustrated design reference guide provides the essential framework for a field that continues to generate intense interest worldwide."
The Fairchild Books Dictionary of Interior Design by
Call Number: Ref 729.03 .H581
Publication Date: 2014-01-02
"With over 700 illustrations visually aligned with concise definitions of alphabetized entries, Dictionary of Interior Design, 3rd Edition, consolidates historic and modern terminology that all interior designers should know for both the residential and commercial sides of industry".
The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts by
Call Number: Ref 745.03 .G883
Publication Date: 2006-11-09
The library has volumes 1 and 2.
Volume 1 contains topics Aalto to Kyoto pottery. Volume 2 contains topics Labhardt to Zwischengoldglas.
Interior Graphic Standards by
Call Number: Ref 29 .B613i
Publication Date: 2010-12-14
"Designed and organized to give students the specific information they require, this is an essential reference for anyone studying architectural interiors".
The Materials Sourcebook for Design Professionals by
Call Number: Ref 658.5 .T4754m 2017
Publication Date: 2017-02-14
"The one-stop resource for all design professionals, providing comprehensive, accurate information about the basic materials with which they work on a daily basis, as well as a complete breakdown on new and exciting developments in high-tech materials."
Specifying Interiors by
Call Number: Ref 725.2 .M146s
Publication Date: 2005-12-02
Includes chapters on interiors projects; regulations, codes, and standards; building systems and performance; materials; and furniture and furnishings.
Time-Saver Standards for Interior Design and Space Planning by
Call Number: Ref 729 .D293t
Publication Date: 1991-06-01
"Interior designers, architects, and other professionals can now locate a wealth of information related to the design and construction of residential and commercial interiors. From space planning to furniture, this is invaluable."