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Art Education

Resources and tips for conducting research in Art Education

Find Books at Mason


Still can't find the item? Use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) to request books, media and articles from other libraries when they are not available at Mason or the WRLC. Start your research early if you want to take advantage of this wonderful service as it can take up to 2 weeks.

Browse the shelves for art books

Do you prefer to browse the library's shelves to discover books? Find books in Mason Libraries by their call number, organized roughly in these categories. Look for the call number ranges starting with these letters:

I'm interested in... BROWSE in the library:
Museums and museum studies AM 111 - AM160:  Museology, museum methods
Art history, general fine arts, themes & topics N
  • N8510 - N8553: Art studios, materials, etc.
Architecture NA
  • NA190 - NA1555: History
  • NA4590 - NA5621: Religious architecture


Drawing, graphic design, illustration NC: Drawing, animation, graphic design, illustration, cartooning

Z 116-659: Book design & printing

Painting ND: Painters and the history of painting
Printmaking NE: Printmaking & engraving
Z116 - Z265: Printing technologies
Photography TR 1 - TR 1050
Graphic Novels & Comic Books PN 6700 - PN 6790