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Black Art

Guide to resources related to African-American and Black Diaspora art and artists c. 1800s to the present

Firestone Library

Firestone covers the Humanities and Social Sciences broadly. See Call Number information with locations here

Special services:

Data and Statistical Services
Video Services


Marquand Library

Marquand Library, located in McCormick Hall next to the PU Art Museum, is one of nine separate Princeton "branch" libraries, and is a premier art history, architecture, and archaeology library used by the entire campus and visited by scholars from all over the world. One will find books and exhibition catalogs in Marquand that are not available widely. Marquand also has a sizeable and growing rare book collection. More information about Marquand is available on its website.

Layout of building:
1st Floor: Reference Collection, Current periodicals (alpha. by title), Photography collection, Rare books  
2nd Floor: Call number ND* (Painting)    
A Floor: Call numbers A-N*  
B Floor: Call numbers NA-NC*; NE-Z*, Richardson call nos.*; folios and elephant folios (A-Z, Richardson)    

*octavos, or regular size on left, quartos (oversize "q") on the right (with YELLOW and PINK cards, respectively)

Marquand is fully non-circulating. Any item in use by someone else (i.e. on a carrel, shelf or in a faculty office) will have status SEE FRONT DESK). Ask at front desk to hold on to up to 10 volumes on the 1st-Floor Reading Room shelves for two weeks at a time, and eligible for two renewals.

Architecture Library

School of Architecture Library

(Located on 2nd Floor of Architecture building)

Guide to conducting architecture research