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ART & ART HISTORY: SUBJECT GUIDE: Books & more

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Call Numbers to Browse

If you're interested in a broad art topic, or would like to browse for inspiration, try one of these Library of Congress call letters. The Ns are located on the third floor, while CC is on the lower level and TR is on the fourth floor.
  • N: Visual Arts
  • NA: Architecture
  • NB: Sculpture
  • NC: Drawing, Design, Illustration
  • ND: Painting
  • NE: Print media
  • NK: Decorative Arts
  • NX: Arts in general
  • CC: Archaeology
  • TR: Photography

 

Locations of books
 
  • New books are located in the Library lobby on the main floor and are in call number order.
  • Print Reference books are on the main floor across from the Learning Commons area.
  • Book stacks: Consult the library map; look for location posters; or ask any staff member for help!

Google Books

Use Google Books to search the text of a book.

E-books

E-books in Collins Library are fully integrated into Primo Search! 

Consult the e-books guide to find out more about finding and using our growing e-book collection.

Need help?

This subject guide highlights only a small portion of the many resources available to you.  If you're not finding what you need, don't hesitate to contact Lori! You can also request a research appointment with Lori.


Lori Ricigliano, Art & Art History, Music, Theatre, African American Studies Liaison Librarian
email: ricigliano@pugetsound.edu
tel: (253) 879-3229
office:  Collins Library 119

Office Location, Library Main Floor