he Robert A. Deshon and Karl J. Schlachter Library for Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (the DAAP Library) fosters excellence in art and design scholarship by providing its users with on-site access to nearly 100,000 monographs and bound journals, hundreds of the most important art and design periodicals in print, and a growing special collection that comprises new, important, rare, aged, and hand-crafted books and objects. As a part of the greater UC Library and OhioLINK system, the DAAP Library also offers it's affiliates seamless access to thousands of subscription-based databases, e-journals, e-books, and unique digital resources.