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Family & Consumer Sciences Research Guide: Interior Design

This research guide features resources and strategies for finding information and conducting research related to the Family and Consumer Science degree programs.

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Interior Design Class Projects

Scholars Crossing houses the Interior Design Projects. The first project in the collection is Theory in Action 2020.

What Does an Interior Designer Actually Do?

 

 

Professional Organizations

Resources from the Web

Library of Congress Classification

Look on the shelves for books in this area or search the catalog. 

To search catalog: 

  1.  choose Advanced Search
  2.  select from the drop-down menu, Call Number
  3.  in the search box put NA or NK (depending on what you are searching for) 
  4.  Content-type choose Books/eBooks

NA - Architecture

1-60........................................General
100-130..................................Architecture and the state
190-1555.5..............................History
1995........................................Architecture as a profession
2000-2320..............................Study and teaching. Research
2335-2360..............................Competitions
2400-2460..............................Museums. Exhibitions
2500-2599..............................General works
2599.5-2599.9........................Architectural criticism
2695-2793..............................Architectural drawing and design
2835-4050..............................Details and decoration
4100-8480..............................Special classes of buildings
4100-4145..............................Classed by material
4150-4160..............................Classed by form
4170-8480..............................Classed by use
4170-(7020)............................Public buildings
4590-5621..............................Religious architecture
7100-7884..............................Domestic architecture. Houses. Dwellings
7910-8125..............................Clubhouses, guild houses, etc.
8200-8260..............................Farm architecture
8300-8480.............................Outbuildings, gates, fences, etc.
9000-9428..............................Aesthetics of cities. City planning and beautifying

NK - Decorative arts

1-570......................................General
600-806..................................History
1135-1149.5............................Arts and crafts movement
1160-1590..............................Decoration and ornament. Design
1160-1174...............................General
1175-(1498).............................History
1505-1535...............................General works
1548-1590...............................Special subjects for design
1648-1678..............................Religious art
1700-2195..............................Interior decoration. House decoration
1700-2138...............................General. History, etc. Including special rooms
2140-2180...............................Decorative painting
2190-2192...............................Church decoration
2200-2750..............................Furniture
2775-2898..............................Rugs and carpets
2975-3049..............................Tapestries
3175-3296.3............................Upholstery. Drapery
3375-3496.3............................Wallpapers
3600-(9990)............................Other arts and art industries
3700-4695....................................Ceramics
4700-4890....................................Costume
5100-5440....................................Glass
5500-6060....................................Glyptic arts
6400-8459....................................Metalwork
8800-9505.5..................................Textiles
9600-9955....................................Woodwork

Databases

Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals

Trade Journals

Books

Reference