When looking for fine art and art history books or on any art topic or artist, try these resources:
When searching library catalogs, you might begin with a subject search.
Examples of subject search terms:
Art - India
If you are not sure of what subject to search, try using a keyword search. Keyword searching lets you to search words in the title, author, publisher, and subject headings fields. There are many ways to search library catalogs, so if you need assistance, don't hesitate to ask a librarian.
For some people, browsing the art section of the MSJ Library's book stacks can be helpful. To do this use a call # range.
|Call # Range||Subject|
|680s, 2nd Floor||Furniture Design,
Typography, Type Design, Bookbinding
|700s, 3rd Floor||General Arts, Art History, Aesthetics|
|710s, 3rd Floor||Civic & Landscape Arts|
|720s, 3rd Floor||Architecture|
|730s, 3rd Floor||Sculpture, Ceramics, & Metalwork|
|740s, 3rd Floor||Drawing, Graphic Arts, Interior Design, Industrial Design, Decorative & Fiber Arts|
|750s, 3rd Floor||Painting, Painters|
|760s, 3rd Floor||Printmaking, Prints|
|770s, 3rd Floor||Photography & Digital Arts|