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ARTH 545/745: Modern Chinese Art ): Library Catalog: Books & More

Library resources and services for ARTH 545.

Subject Heading Examples

When you locate a book of interest in the library catalog pay close attention to the subject headings.  The subject headings can help further your search.

The following are examples of subject headings used in the library catalog:

  • Art, China
  • Art, Chinese
  • Art, Chinese - 20th century
  • Art, Chinese -- 21st century
  • Block printing - China
  • Wood-engraving, Chinese
  • Women-China
  • China Social Life and Customs



Library of Congress Call Numbers

Here is an overview of the Library of Congress call numbers for art:

  • N         Visual arts
  • NA       Architecture
  • NB       Sculpture
  • NC       Drawing. Design. Illustration
  • ND      Painting
  • NE      Print media
  • NK      Decorative arts
  • NX      Arts in general 

When you find a book of interest take note of the call number and browse the stacks for related books.

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