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Industrial Design

A guide to print and electronic resources available at CCA Libraries.

Reference Resources

Begin your research by seeking some general background information about your topic using reference sources. Some reference sources will be available in print at the library (see column below). Other reference resources are available electronically (see right-hand column). 

Reference books are helpful. They . . .

- offer introductory information
- explain the background of a topic
- highlight key terms
- assist with formulating a topic
- help to envision the path(s) your research can take

Print Reference Sources

Sinel Collection

The Joseph Sinel Collection database consists of descriptive records of works documenting Joseph C. Sinel's career in design.
Access to the archival collection located in the Simpson Library (SF) is available by appointment only. 


Search the CCA Archives for information on the Joseph Sinel Collection.

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