Quickly browse library materials
For library materials on art and its related subjects, check in the fourth stack at the call numbers that begin with the following letters:
NA -- Architecture
NB -- Sculpture
NC -- Drawing, Design, and Illustration
ND -- Painting
NE -- Print Media
NK -- Decorative Arts
NX -- Art (general)
Local Art Resources
Welcome to the CCSU Library's Art, Art History & Architecture Research Guide
This guide will help you locate information on research topics involving Art, the history of Art, as well as Architecture.
Do you need to find biographical information about an artist? Begin by clicking the Art Databases tab (above). Choose the Oxford Art Online database, and then click on the word Biographies (toward the top of the screen and to the left).
Need to examine an image of Botticelli's la Primavera? Click the Image Resources tab (above), select the Grove Art Online database, and begin your search.
Beginning a research paper about Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater? Try the Scopus database to locate journal articles on the topic.
If you're planning a trip -- in person or online -- to a museum,consider previewing the collection by clicking the Websites tab (above) and looking through the list of sites.
Need to order something CCSU doesn't own?
New students, transfer students, and individuals who have never ordered an item through Interlibrary loan (ILL) should set up an account.