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Photography: Books

Finding Books in the Lee Library & in Other Libraries

How To Find Photography Books


Search by photographer's name, genre, subject, time period, nationality, or location. Ex:

a=Sebastião Salgado


s=Portrait Photography
s=Landscape photography

Examples of subject terms related to photography. Explore the results:

Photography, Artistic  (term used for fine art photography)

Photography, Artistic  (published in the last 5 years; limit by date)

Photography--History--20th century


Photography--Printing processes



Art and photography

Documentary photography

Fashion photography

Landscape photography


Portrait photography

Street photography

Call Number Areas


N     visual arts in general
NA  architecture
NB  sculpture
NC  drawing, design, illustration
ND  painting
NE  print media
NK  design, decorative arts
NX  visual and performing arts

TR  photography
Z 40-286  typography

Museum and Exhibition Catalogs

Exhibition Catalogs are found by searching the artist's name or name of the museum/gallery. Use the keyword "exhibitions" AND your topic.
k= Stephen Shore AND exhibitions 
k= photography AND exhibitions

Museum Catalogs contain a museum's permanent collection of works. Search by the name of the museum AND the keyword "catalogs".
s= Museum of Modern Art (New York) AND catalogs