This guide covers search tools for research in topics related to the theory, and practice of design as applied to the interior environment, including history, aesthetics, energy consumption, and functional, health, and safety issues.

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Book resources

Webber, S. (2020). Interior design fundamentals. New York: Fairchild Books.

     Magrath Library   General Collection   Quarto NK2110 .W385 2020  

Do Val, P. (2019). Construction detailing for interior design. New York, NY: Fairchild Books, Bloomsbury           Publishing.  

    Arch/L.Arch   General Collection   Quarto NA2708 .D62 2019  

Campos, A., & Schneiderman, D. (2018). Interiors beyond architecture. London ; New York: Routledge.

   Arch/L.Arch   General Collection   NA2850 .C36 2018  

Ireland, J. (2009). History of interior design. New York : Oxford: Fairchild ; Berg .

  •  Magrath Library   General Collection   Quarto NK1710 .I74 2009 

 Texas Artists and Artisans Archive: 



Objects are presented in multiple views and there are thousands of records to explore. It’s a freely searchable online database documenting the lives, work, and products of Texas artisans and artists through 1900








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