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Visual Art: Books


 Books covering the visual arts can generally be found in the Dewey range of 700-790

What if a book is not available at UKZN?

If UKZN does not have a book you may use InterLibrary loans (ILL). UKZN Library offers an Interlibrary loan (ILL) facility through which books can be borrowed from other libraries in the country if available.

There is an ILL office in each library. Forms are availalbe for filling in or email the relevant ILL office.

Inter-library loans, Pietermaritzburg

 Inter-library loans, Howard College

Some book titles

741.609 MEG 
Cecil Renaud (Main) Library (Pietermaritzburg Campus)


You need to use the ICatalogue (World Cat Local). Our iLink Catalogue will show you everything that UKZN owns. Once you have located the item on the catalogue, take the Dewey/shelf number, collect the item from the shelf,  take it, together with your student/staff card to the Issues desk to have it issued out on your name.





What are E-books?                               



To find e-books at UKZN you can:

1. search the ICatalogue

2. go to Electronic Resources, click on e-books and e-books collections. 


 1. Art practice as research : inquiry in visual arts. Thousand Oaks , Calif. : Sage , 2010.

P - Cecil Renaud (Main) Library (Pietermaritzburg Campus)
707.2 SUL

  2. Practice-led research, research-led practice in the creative arts

Cecil Renaud (Main) Library (Pietermaritzburg Campus) Academic reserves - book shortloan collection Available 700.72 PRA  

 3. Handbook of the arts in qualitative research : perspectives, methodologies, examples, and issues

Cecil Renaud (Main) Library (Pietermaritzburg Campus) Book  available 300.72 KNO  

 4. The SAGE handbook of visual research methods

Cecil Renaud (Main) Library (Pietermaritzburg Campus) Book  available 300.72 SAG


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