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CSAD Library


Library and Information Services are at the heart of the learning, teaching and research experience of the staff and students at the Cardiff School of Art and Design. Our dedicated and knowledgeable staff deliver an engaging range of services and comprehensive text, image and sound resources in print and digital formats. All relevant aspects of art and design are provided for within our collections.

Further down this page are the latest additions to the CSAD Library blog.

CSAD Magazine

Cardiff School of Art & Design has a quarterly print magazine, the content of which is based on our online partner publication: The CSAD Magazine website. All editions of the Magazine are available to view online.

In the Beginning website

On the ‘In the Beginning’ website you can read interviews with many first year Undergraduate students, talking about their experiences and aspirations as they develop their practice at CSAD.

The CSAD Library blog

The Cardiff Met Library has a regularly updated blog with interesting articles and links recommended by library staff. View the most recent blog posts below, or visit the blog to view the full archive. The latest tweets from the Cardiff Met Learning Centres team are also listed on this page (@cardiffmetlearn).

Please also visit the Library and Information Services website, and Jenny Godfrey’s Art and Design blog .

Cardiff School of Art & Design is home to 1200 students, united by ambition and a true passion for creative enquiry. We are makers and thinkers in the fields of fine art, design, architecture and a range of craft practices. We have workshops and studios that ensure our students can operate as professionals from the moment they start their studies.

Why choose CSAD? Read three big reasons here.

150 years of Cardiff Metropolitan University

2015 marks our 150th anniversary.

Read more about the events to celebrate the occasion on the Cardiff Met website.

Open Days

Dates for Undergraduate Open days for 2016/17 entry will be posted on the Open Day web page.

The next Masters Open Day is on Friday 19th June 2015 at 12pm. Please email to book a place.

Visit the Open Day web page for more information.

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Download a prospectus

Click here to visit our Prospectus page with links to pdf prospectuses for the range of subjects covered at CSAD.

Research & Enterprise Newsletter

CSAD releases a regular pdf newsletter featuring the latest Research & Enterprise news from across the School. Click the links below to view a selection of recently published R&E Newsletters (pdf format):

Spring 2015 | Autumn 2014 | Summer 2014 | Autumn/Winter 2013/14 | Summer 2013 | Spring 2013 | Autumn 2012 | Summer 2012 | Spring 2012 | Autumn 2011 | Summer 2011 | Spring 2011 | Winter 2010 | Autumn 2010

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