Art books are cataloged by artist's name, medium, nationality, genre, time period, and style/movement. Search using the following subject heading patterns:
MEDIUM | ex: Sculpture, Greek; Sculpture, Hellenistic
NATIONALITY | ex: Art, Greek; Art, Etruscan
GENRE | ex: Portrait sculpture, Roman
TIME PERIOD | Rome--History--Republic, 265-30 B.C.
Selected Subject Heading Patterns for Names or Places
Exhibition Catalogs have subject headings for the name of the artist, subject of the exhibition, and name of the museum or gallery.
Use the keyword "exhibitions" and the artist's name or subject.
Ex: Art, Greek--Exhibitions
Museum Catalogs are catalogs of a museum's permanent collection, and are cataloged by the name of the museum and the subdivision "catalogs" in the subject. Use the keyword "catalogs" and the name of the museum.
Ex: British Museum--Catalogs
N visual arts in general
NC drawing, design, illustration
NK design, decorative arts
NX visual and performing arts
TS industrial design (level 2)
Z 40-286 typography