Art & Architecture

This guide offers resources and starting points for researchers in art history, digital scholarship, and visual culture.

Sloane Art Research Library

Sloane Art Library

The Joseph Curtis Sloane Art Library is one of the premier art research libraries of the South, with a collection of more than 100,000 volumes, including art exhibition catalogs, art journals and magazines, art documentaries and art films, illuminated manuscript facsimiles, artists’ books, artists' files, and numerous online resources.

What is in this guide?

This guide provides an introduction to resources for researchers in Art & Architecture.

  • Art Libraries & Books - Find books at UNC and see featured books for art & art history.
  • Background Info - links for databases, dictionaries, and monographs.
  • Articles- A selection of resources, primarily databases, in which to search for articles related to art and art history, and general humanities.
  • Images & Videos -  Several databases useful for finding images
  • Archives & Primary Sources - websites for archives and to searchable repositories of assorted historical and current newspapers..
  • Art Museums - a wide variety of museums, libraries, and other research institutions
  • Provenance -resources for finding the history of a work's ownership
  • Writing & Citing - resources to streamline your paper-writing process.

Your Research Consultant

Heather Gendron
Contact:
Sloane Art Library
102 Hanes Art Center
(919) 962-2397
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