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Material Research: Books & Databases

Guide explaining the different types of materials and manufacturers.

Books: Print and Electronic

CCS Libraries holdings includes many print and electronic books on material science, architecture, product use, innovation, discovery, sourcing, and invention. Search the catalog HERE.

Online books (or eBooks) can be read right from your computer. Conduct a search specifically for eBooks in the following databases:

EBSCO Academic eBooks
Art & Architecture ePortal
‚ÄčLuminos OA

The CCS Libraries also purchase individual eBooks for specific classes and by patron request. See the collection HERE and find directions for accessing and downloading eBooks HERE.

Book Examples

Databases

College for Creative Studies website