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Resources in art at Ball State University Libraries.

Finding Books on Art in the University Libraries

Search OneSearch for books.

Look for Subject Headings like these to use in your OneSearch searches:

  • Abstract expressionism
  • Art, Renaissance
  • Decorative arts
  • Drawing, French
  • Firing (Ceramics)
  • Painting, Baroque
  • Painting, Chinese
  • Photography, Artistic

Choose Library Catalog from the filter tools on the left side of the results screen to limit your search to books and other resources in the library's catalog.


Find Books in Other Libraries

Use Worldcat to search for books outside of the University Libraries. Worldcat contains information from thousands of library catalogs worldwide including many university and academic libraries.

Interlibrary Loan
Fill out request for books using the University Libraries' Interlibrary Loan service. In WorldCat, use the "Request via interlibrary loan" link in the record for the book to start a request.