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Art+Design: Getting started

Resources for Applied Art, Art History, and Visual Culture students.

"David" by Michelangelo

General Information

The Butler Libraries maintain a collection of art history resources to support classes offered in art history and aprreciation.  Materials in this area are cataloged in the Library of Congress classification scheme (LC) under the alphabetical designation of "N."  The classification contains the following general subdivisions:

  • N = Visual Arts
  • NA = Architecture
  • NB = Sculpture
  • NC = Drawing
  • ND = Painting
  • NE = Print Media
  • NK = Decorative Arts
  • NX = Arts in General
  • TR = Photography 

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Basic Reference Sources


Email Butler University Libraries
Irwin Library: 317-940-9227
Science Library: 317-940-9937
CAT: 317-940-8575

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