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Design - Industrial and Product: Introduction



Welcome to the Library service of SETU Carlow.  The services provided by the Library include book lending, individual and group study facilities, photocopying, information retrieval service and access to a range of online databases.

SETU Carlow Libraries hold a broad range of resources both printed and electronic to support the subject area of Design. These include books, journals, case studies, databases, official publications, newspapers and various other items.

To facilitate the research process, this guide provides a brief outline of how to search for these different types of material.


Featured Design Resource

Calling all Dissertation students!!

Need access to Research Methods material!

Check out some of our online resources!


There are a broad range of Research Methods e-books available through our dedicated e-book database E-Book Central


Check out our featured Design resource

Did you know our Academic Search Complete database contains a range of Design e-journals.

Academic Search Complete is a multi-disciplinary database containing full-text for nearly 9,000 journals.

Design journals available through the database include:

Design Week

Design Engineering

Design Quarterly

Design News

Design Issues

Journal of Engineering Design