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“May the Fourth Be With You” Star Wars Day

Commercial Road Library staff have really enjoyed putting together this fun new exhibition of SCI-FI books and the extraterrestial  influence on art, architecture and design to celebrate Star Wars Day 4th of May We couldn’t resist this Monday Bank Holiday passing by … Continue reading

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UN National Happiness Day ~ Book Exhibition at Commercial Road Library

Commercial Road exhibition of happiness books celebrating 20th March 2015 United Nations Happiness Day “Speaking at the High Level Meeting on “Happiness and Well-Being: Defining a New Economic Paradigm”convened during the sixty-sixth session of the General Assembly, Secretary General Ban Ki-moon … Continue reading

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Early photography book display

A selection of books from Commercial Road library exploring early photography techniques and photographers is currently on display in the cabinets outside Commercial Road Library. Inspired by various exhibitions on early photography, or using early photography techniques, current, recent and … Continue reading

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Display of Folk Art and Outsider Art books at Commercial Road Library

The collection at Commercial Road library is a continuous resource of wonder and inspiration on so may topics. Currently on display in the cabinets outside the library is a selection of books from our collection on Folk Art and Outsider … Continue reading

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Cass Heritage Collection New Exhibition at Commercial Road Library

                The Cass Heritage Collection (formerly known as the Reserved Stock), is a collection of old, unique, or rare library material on a wide range of subjects reflecting the history of the CASS. All … Continue reading

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New Architecture and Interior Design e-books

More e-books are being added to our collection of architecture and interior design holdings. They have the advantage of being available 24/7 and have multi-access so if a book is popular you can still read the e-book especially if the … Continue reading

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Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI)

The Design and Applied Arts Index, or DAAI for short, is an excellent resource for locating articles for design students in CASS. It helps locate articles with more than 212,000 entries, and around 1200 new records added monthly, it is the leading … Continue reading

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Welcome to Commercial Road Library Lunchtime Tours

Tours each lunchtime are provided for CASS new students starting on 14th October 2013 12.15 pm 1.15 pm Welcome to continuing architecture and interior architecture students unfamiliar with Commercial Road Library since the move of materials from Holloway Road Library. … Continue reading

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Architecture Library Move to Commercial Road Library now complete

Architecture books and journals in Holloway Road Library are now successfully relocated to Commercial Road Library  (CR) to join collections for the merged Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design “part of”  LMU also known as ‘The Cass’. … Continue reading

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Second Sitters exhibition in the Parker Gallery at Commercial Road

Second Sitters  a new exhibition by Upholstery alumni of The Cass reveals that the traditional craft is increasingly attracting a new breed of more experimental artist and design-maker. The exhibition, curated by Jude Dennis and Hannah Stanton show-cases aspects of the craft … Continue reading

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