Featured Art Libraries

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Featured Art Library: Biblioteca Walter Wey and Documentation Center

The Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo is the oldest art museum in São Paulo, SP, Brazil. It is committed to improving the public experience with visual arts, by studying, preserving and supporting its collections. By following this principle, Pinacoteca has maintained the Walter Wey Library since 1959. In 2005 the library added a Documentation Center that manages the Museum’s archives.

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Featured Art Library: Marian Library at the University of Dayton

The Marian Library at the University of Dayton is recognized both nationally and internationally as a center for scholarship on the Blessed Virgin Mary. The collections cover the history, spirituality and ecclesial foundations of Marian studies including Marian art, art history, and visual resources.  

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Featured Art Library: American Craft Council

The American Craft Council Library & Archives has arguably the most comprehensive collection in the United States devoted to the study of modern American craft. Located in Minneapolis in the headquarters of the American Craft Council, the library holdings include over 20,000 monographs and exhibition catalogs, 150 current subscriptions, and 700 bound volumes of periodicals and newsletters.  

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