Art & Architecture Collection
The Art & Architecture is located on the 1st floor in the Mountain Side part of the building.
The collection includes publications on architecture, sculpture, drawing, painting, prints, decorative arts, artistic photography, and interdisciplinary works on the arts covering all cultures and time periods.
Collection strengths include medieval illumination, Northern and Italian Renaissance art, American art and architecture, and Chinese painting and calligraphy.
Special Art & Architecture Collections
Special collections in the Art & Architecture collection do not circulate unless otherwise noted.
Art Exhibition Catalogs
Items from this collection of over 95,000 exhibition, collection, and sales catalogs are listed in the library catalog.
To find the most recently acquired exhibition catalogs in the collection, do a subject search for "exhibition catalogs" in the New Titles Catalog.
The UCSB Library has a collection of auction catalogs that are stored in the off-campus Library Annex. A small number of these catalogs, as well as the Knoedler Library on Microfiche collection of retrospective sales catalogs, are indexed on SCIPIO.