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Subject Guide ~ Art and Art History

Books at Hamilton

Browse the Library Collection

Books and DVDs are arranged by Library of Congress call numbers.
A-M - 3rd floor
N-Z - 2nd floor
N OVERSIZE - 2nd floor
Reference collection - 1st floor
DVDs - 2nd floor


AM – Museums. Collectors and collecting
GT – Costume. Dress. Fashion
N – Visual arts (General)
NA – Architecture
NB – Sculpture
NC – Drawing. Design. Illustration
ND – Painting
NE – Print media
NK – Decorative arts
NX – Arts in general
TR – Photography

Svetlana Kopystiansky. Library, 1990
Image © 2007 Estate of Svetlana Kopystiansky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Image courtesy ARTstor

Borrow from another Library

Interlibrary loan requests using the library catalog or the fill-in ILLiad form now arrive just as quickly as items requested using WorldCat's FirstSearch interface or ConnectNY.

 

You may still use WorldCat's FirstSearch interface or ConnectNY:

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  • WorldCat
    Use the FirstSearch interface.
  • ConnectNY
    Note: Due to vendor configuration activities, ConnectNY will be unavailable from February 16 through mid-March of 2018.
 

USE THE LIBRARY CATALOG

See How

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Borrowing from another library using the library catalog is just as fast as using ConnectNY or WorldCat's FirstSearch interface—and it is easier.

  1. Sign in to your library account.
  2. Perform a search and limit it to "WorldCat."
  3. View the full record for an item you want.
  4. Select the "Request from Interlibrary Loan" link if Hamilton does not provide access to the item (see below).
  5. Log on to ILLiad to view the pre-populated request form.
  6. Click "Submit Request" at the bottom of the form.

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