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Beauty: Books

A guide to information resources for beauty.

Getting Started

A good place to start is with your required and recommended textbooks.

Another starting point is to check out what resources and information you can access via Moodle

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UCOL Library staff can assist you if you need help getting started.

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If what you are looking for is not held by UCOL Library it can be obtained from another library via Interloan

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Required and recommended texts

Here are some of the required and recommended texts for beauty programmes. Click on the book to get more information.

For a complete list of required and recommended textbooks, please refer to your programme handbook. Programme handbooks can be found here.

New Zealand Diploma in Beauty Therapy

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New Zealand Certificate in Nail Technology

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New Zealand Certificate in Beauty Therapy

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Finding resources

Use the following shelf numbers to find resources in the UCOL library.

615.5 Head massage
Alternative medicine
615.822 Massage
646.72 Cosmetics
Beauty culture
Beauty therapy
646.72068 Beauty salons
646.726 Skin
646.727 Nail art