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Finding Books in the Lee Library & in Other Libraries
Search books, journals, articles, or other electronic materials. Use SIMPLE or ADVANCED search at the top. If looking for books only, be sure to select item type=books
Other Libraries: WorldCat
Search catalogs of other libraries. You can find out if other libraries have what you need. You can order those books through our Interlibrary Loan Services. Worldcat is an example of a national consortia of libraries.
Vast collection of digitized books including art and design books, exhibition catalogs, and museum publications. Popular and academic books from American and Canadian Libraries, Community Texts, Project Gutenberg, etc.
The Hathi Trust Digital Library brings together the immense collections of partner institutions in digital form, preserving them securely to be accessed and used today, and in future generations. Check the Full view only box when searching to limit your results to freely accessible materials.
Suggested Subject Headings for Art Books & Exhibition Catalogs
Museum and Exhibition Catalogs
Exhibition Catalogs have subject headings for the name of the artist, subject of the exhibition, and name of the museum or gallery. To find exhibition catalogs, use the keyword "exhibitions" and the artist's name or topic. Ex: Teichert AND 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. To find museum catalogs, use the keyword "catalogs" and the name of the museum.
Create and format your own bibliography of articles, books, etc. Import references from databases and use the style guide of your choice! Step-by-Step Guide