Libraries

Robert A. Deshon and Karl J. Schlachter Library for Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning

The Robert A. Deshon and Karl J. Schlachter Library for Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (the DAAP Library) provides on-site access to nearly 100,000 monographs and bound journals, and hundreds of cutting-edge periodicals.  Subjects covered include: fashion design, industrial design, graphic design, architecture, interior design, landscape design, horticulture, art history, art education, and fine art: sculpture, drawing, printmaking, and photography.  The library has growing special collections comprised of artist’s books, architectural drawings and archives, handmade/fragile pop up books, rare elephant folios, and Cincinnati urban planning materials.



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UC Libraries closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

The University of Cincinnati Libraries will be closed Thursday, November 25 and Friday, November 26 for Thanksgiving, with some locations closed the remainder of the holiday weekend and many library locations closing early on Wednesday, November 24 at 5pm. Check … Continue reading


Hours

  • Library Hours:
    • 8am – 10pm, Monday – Thursday
    • 8am – 5pm, Friday
    • 1pm – 5pm, Saturday
    • 1pm – 10pm, Sunday
  • Exceptions:
    • Closed, Thursday Nov. 11 for Veterans Day
    • 8am – 6pm, Wednesday Nov. 24
    • Closed, Thur. & Fri. Nov. 25 & 26 for Thanksgiving

Contact Information

Aronoff Center for Design and Art

Robert A. Deshon and Karl J. Schlachter Library for Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning 
5480 Aronoff Center for Design and Art
2600 Clifton Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0016
(513) 556-1335