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Materials in our libraries for this subject are shelved according to the Library of Congress Classification system. The print collection for this area is almost entirely at the Riverside Campus Library. The exception: sculpture books are primarily at RGC.
The information below can be used to locate reference books, e-books and books you can check out of the library
You can browse the library shelves by call number. Common call numbers for this subject are:
NA Cast iron decoration
NB 1220 metal sculpture
NK 6400s Metal design and sculpture
NK 6510s Color on metal and moving metal
NK 8200s Ironwork
TS 220s Metal design, forming, forging
TS 200-300 General welding
TS 520 locks, locksmithing
TS 555 Aluminum welding
TS 620 Coppersmithing
TS 710 Metal coloring, bronzing and patination
TT 200s Metal crafting
TT220s Blacksmithing, forging, ironwork, metal forming
TT 267 Metal soldering and brazing
Why are some welding and art metals books in the Ns and some in the Ts?
The N section covers the design and artistic aspects of the topics while the T section covers the technical/how-to aspects of the subjects.
If you prefer, you can search the library catalog by keywords. Some good keywords to use are: blacksmithing, forging, ironwork, metal, metal sculpture, metallurgy, welding
If you are not finding material you need, ask a librarian for assistance. You can also search libraries worldwide through WorldCat. Ask your librarian about interlibrary loan if you find a title you need at another library.
Online, full-text welding books accessible from on or off campus