Art museums are increasingly posting on their websites images and information about the works of art in their collections. However, it is simply not possible to post information about every museum object online. Print museum catalogs continue to serve an important role in conducting art research. The Sloane Art Library holds over 23,000 museum collection catalogs and exhibition catalogs.
To locate catalogs of art museum holdings, search online library catalogs and/or Worldcat for the name of the museum and the subject keyword "catalogs". For example: