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Design (including Furniture Design, Product Design, Design Management and Design Visualisation): Books

e-Book Collections

SAGE Research Methods Core
Wiley Online Library
EBSCOhost eBook Collection
Ebook Central


Listed above are some of the ebook collections, for the full list go to A-Z Databases.

The library has a huge range of individual ebook titles which you can search for on:

Useful ebook guides and how to use videos:

Subjects and Shelfmarks in the Library

 Architecture 720

modern 724

Decorative arts 745 

Design drawing 741.6

Design management 658.57 

Design theory and ethics 745.4

Design visualisation 745.2

Furniture 749

Interior design 747

Leadership 658.4092

Lighting 729.28 & 749.63

Manufacturing 670

Product design 745.2

Product development 658.575

Retail design  725.21 & 747.8521

Service design 658.812

Three-dimensional design 745.4

New books added to the Curzon Library

Reading Lists Online

Reading Lists Online provides access to the reading lists for your modules, as provided by your lecturers. Find your lists by searching for module names, module codes or by your lecturer's name.

Individual items on the lists will take you directly to Library Search to check availability (or place a reservation) or where possible link through to the full text for many e-books and e-journals.

If you can't find your reading list have a word with your Tutor(s) or if you have problems with the site contact us at

We are currently developing a video guide to help you use Reading Lists Online. There is a brief step by step guide below.


Reading Lists Online v2 - Quick Guide for students 





Suggest a book

Ebook or book not in stock? Tell us about an ebook or book that is useful for your studies and we will consider your suggestion. 

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Your Collection Management Librarian

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Victoria Wreghitt
Library and Learning Resources
Curzon Library
4 Cardigan Street
B4 7BD
0121 300 4313

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