Cardiff School of Art and Design (CSAD)
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Welcome to the Cardiff School of Art and Design Subject Guides

These short guides relate specifically to the topic of art and design taught courses.  They are intended to give you a starting point in your research and to help you become familiar with books, journals, databases and other materials we have to offer.  Our main goal is to save you time and effort by pinpointing key resources, and help you get the best grades possible for your course. 


 Subject Guides
 

Please find individual subject guides listed below. These are simply guides. Do not rely on them for all your reading material. Use MetSearch to find a wider range of print and electronic resources to give your research greater depth.


Animation
Graphic Communication
Architectural Design Technology
Illustration
Architecture
Interior Design
Artist Designer: Maker
Photography
Ceramics
​Product Design
Fashion Design
Textile Design
​Fine Art


Also available, and relevant to all courses at the Cardiff School of Art and Design, is a guide to online image collections and a subject guide for Constellation


 Your Academic Librarian
 

Your Academic Librarian is your main contact for your subject in the Library. They can help you identify specific resources for your subject, and talk to you about tools and techniques for using them effectively. You can contact them or arrange an individual appointment here.


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