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Featured Art Library: New York Public Library Art & Architecture Collection

Featured Art Libraries

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Featured Art Library: New York Public Library Art & Architecture Collection

Established in 1987, The New York Public Library’s Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs united what had formerly been three separate departments under a single banner in the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. Continue Reading

10/3/2016


Featured Art Library: Yale University Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library

Featured Art Libraries

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Featured Art Library: Yale University Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library

The Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library serves Yale University, the community of New Haven, CT, and the general public. Continue Reading

01/17/2016


The Library and the Accreditation Process in Design Disciplines: Best Practices

Research & Reports

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The Library and the Accreditation Process in Design Disciplines: Best Practices

A practical guide for any professional participating in self-studies for accreditation applications. Continue Reading

01/1/2016


Featured Art Library: The Cloisters Library and Archives

Featured Art Libraries

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Featured Art Library: The Cloisters Library and Archives

The Cloisters museum and gardens, the branch of The Metropolitan Museum of Art devoted to the art of medieval Europe, is located in Fort Tryon Park in northern Manhattan. Continue Reading

12/8/2015


Featured Art Library: Ingalls Library at the Cleveland Museum of Art

Featured Art Libraries

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Featured Art Library: Ingalls Library at the Cleveland Museum of Art

The Ingalls Library recently reached a significant milestone. This past January, Cataloging and Reference Assistant Stacie Murry cataloged the 500,000th item to enter the collection. Continue Reading

06/10/2015


Featured Art Library: Research Library at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art

Featured Art Libraries

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Featured Art Library: Research Library at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art

Shortly after opening its doors in 1961, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art quickly oriented itself as an institution with a strong commitment to education and research, and the library was established as an integral part of carrying out those goals. Continue Reading

03/15/2015


Title Histories of the Periodical Literature of Art & Design

Research & Reports

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Title Histories of the Periodical Literature of Art & Design

The Title Histories of the Periodical Literature of Art & Design is a title index that attempts to bring together, record, and present the title histories of the periodical literature for the art & design disciplines. (Open Access) Continue Reading

01/1/2015


Information Competencies for Students in Design Disciplines

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Information Competencies for Students in Design Disciplines

Information Competencies for Students in Design Disciplines, for the first time, compiles a list of core information literacy skills for students. Continue Reading

01/1/2007


Digital Image Database Standards Checklist: Technical, Functional, Content, & Access Recommendations

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Digital Image Database Standards Checklist: Technical, Functional, Content, & Access Recommendations

The Digital Image Database Standards Checklist (DIDSC) may be used as a guide to determine whether a particular electronic image product is appropriate for your library, campus, museum, or other institution. Continue Reading

01/1/2006


Art/Architecture Librarians and Visual Resource Professionals Compensation Survey

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Art/Architecture Librarians and Visual Resource Professionals Compensation Survey

The ARLIS/NA 2004 Art/Architecture Librarians and Visual Resource Professionals Compensation Survey consists of fundamental and contextual questions about art librarians and their associated compensation levels. Continue Reading

01/1/2005


Resource Guide: Materials Libraries

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Resource Guide: Materials Libraries

This brief resource guide was compiled in response to requests from members of the Architecture Section for more information about materials libraries and their development. Continue Reading

01/1/2005


NH Classification Schedule for Artistic Photography

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NH Classification Schedule for Artistic Photography

The NH schedule is designed for the classification of photography books of an artistic nature. Continue Reading

01/1/2004