Decorative Arts and Design Research Guide

Welcome to the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives' Decorative Arts and Design Research Guide. This is a select list of mostly freely-available resources for students, teachers, and reserachers to learn about Decorative Arts and Design. Please feel free to Contact Us with suggestions for additional resources or with questions.

Antiques and Furniture

Auction Resources

Costume/Fashion

Crafts

E-Journals

General Decorative Arts

General Information

Glass, Ceramics, Jewelry, and Metalwork

Graphic Design and Print Resources

Industrial Design

Interior Design

Libraries

Pop-Up and Moveable Books

Smithsonian Institution Resources

Special Interests

Textiles

Wallcoverings

World's Fairs

Last Updated March 29, 2021