UTS Library

Product Design: Specialist Resources

In this guide:

This page aims to bring together all of our specialist information resources to do with materials and their role in Industrial Design.

Materials & Product Libraries

  • Ecospecifier
    A database of environmentally preferable products and materials.

Standards & Statistics



  • ARTstor
    Artstor has some great industrial design images, and also images from the art world more broadly.
  • Powerhouse Museum
    The Powerhouse Museum's database allows you to search for many objects in their collection, from 1880 to the present day. This interactive database contains thousands of zoomable images and research into the Museum's collection, much of it made public for the first time.