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History of Furniture: Welcome

About this guide

This guide provides access to selected resources on the history of furniture. You will need to use a variety of materials both print and available online. More titles can be found by searching library online catalog. You can search by using such subject terms as furniture, furniture history, furniture making, furniture design, outdoor furniture, architect designed furniture, etc. You can also search by a designer's name,  by a country, time period, and furniture type.

Page Internet Resources provides access to various websites focused on the history of furniture as well as links to a several design museums worldwide. These sites along with the Library Digital Image Database can be used as a good source of information and images. Remember that you need to cite properly all the materials that you are using. Read more about it on the page Citing Images and in a specially designed tutorial Resources on Copyrights and Plagiarism.

The library's website also provides access to various Internet Image Resources .  The library research guide Finding Images in Architecture, Art and Design and Finding Information on Designers  will help you to use all available resources for your research and various assignments.
Please feel free to contact librarians for any further assistance.




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