Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Visual Art

Research resources for the study of visual art and art history.

What's in This Guide

Visual Arts Student

This guide provides an overview of library resources and services that support the study of art. Navigate the tabs on the left for help finding:

  • Images for research and inspiration
  • Art news and professional journals
  • Art reference and research
  • Criticism and reviews of artists and exhibitions

Spaces, Collections, and Research Help


  • Need a space to study, hold a production meeting, map out a timeline on a large whiteboard, or collaboratively (re)view a performance? Find a space.
  • Want to exhibit or perform in the library? Contact Kim (


  • Need a book or film that we don't have? We'll do our best to get it for you through Interlibrary Loan.
  • Have ideas for titles/areas of study that would benefit our permanent collection? Request a purchase.


Your Library Liaison is here to help you with research, to assist with locating or acquiring books/magazines/other resources, and help you integrate the library into your projects, classroom, production, or exhibition.

Feel free to call, email, or stop by with questions!

Ask Us A Question!

Wondering how to find an ebook, stream a video, or find materials for a research project? Ask your subject liaison directly!

  • Dance, Liberal Arts: Sarah Falls,
  • Design & Production, Drama: Kim Henze,
  • Film: Patrick Donnelly,
  • Music: Margaret Neville,

You can also submit any questions to the chat box below. Via chat, we can also Zoom with you to walk you through any searching or research questions. Chat hours are Monday-Thursday, 9am-9pm; Friday, 9am-5pm, and Sunday, 1pm-9pm.