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Art and Art History: Books

Books, media, government documents, manuscript collections, etc.: catalog searches

If you are not finding what you need in the Wright State catalog, try the OhioLINK catalog or WorldCat.  

WorldCat contains the books from most of the college/university libraries in the U.S. plus some from Canada and Europe.  You may be able to request books you find in WorldCat via Interlibrary Loan.


Recommended eBook collections:

How to Read Call Numbers

Books in the Visual Resources Center

A collection of books is available to art students for use by appointment in the Visual Resources Center, 326A CAC.  Contact the Art Dept to make an appointment to view these books available in the VRC.  The VRC collection complements the books available in the library.

Request Book Loans - Delivery Times

Use the request button to place a delivery request for a book.

There are three places to request book-loans: the Wright State University Libraries Catalog, the OhioLINK Catalog, and Interlibrary Loan.

Average delivery times depend upon where the book comes from.



                     Check your order status: use My Account - holds.

                     Check your order status: use My Account - holds.               

                     Please note: we may NOT use ILL to order textbooks.

                     Check your order status: use Interlibary Loan Login - View Outstanding Requests.

Browse the 3rd floor

The books on the third floor are organized by subject.  Sometimes you can find the perfect source simply by reading titles on the shelves in an area relevant to your interest.  (3rd Floor Map)

N -- Visual arts

NA -- Architecture

NB -- Sculptuure

NC -- Drawing. Design. Illustration.

ND -- Painting

NE -- Print media

NK -- Decorative arts

NX -- Arts in general

TR -- Photography

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