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Art History

Art History Browsing

Use these call numbers
to browse for books at
Cabell Library:

N -- Visual Arts
NA -- Architecture
NB -- Sculpture
NC -- Drawing. Design. Illustration.
ND -- Painting
NE -- Print Media
NK -- Decorative Arts
NX -- Arts in General
TR -- Photography

  • N books are on the 3rd floor
  • T books are on the 4th floor
  • All Oversized books (A-Z) are on the 4th floor

Art Browsery

Look. Learn. Create.
Visit the Art Browsery on the 4th floor of Cabell Library to see a selection of new visually rich books available for checkout.

Google Books

                            Use Google Books to browse for relevant books, then search by title in VCU LIbraries to see if we have them in our collection. If not, request them via Inter-Library Loan.

Google Book Search

Art History Books

How to Find Ebooks

To find ebooks in VCU Libraries collections:

  1. Go to the homepage of the library website,
  2. Type your search into the yellow bar and click Search.

  3. On the right-hand side of your results page, filter by Material Type (Books) and Show Only (Access Online). 
    You may also want to filter by Publication Date.

  4. View ebooks available to you through VCU Libraries across various platforms. 

Theses and Dissertations

Dissertations may be useful sources for researching the state of the field
and the bibliographies can often provide a wealth of new sources.