History of Art and Architecture


The Frick Fine Arts Library, located conveniently within the Frick Fine Arts Building, has an outstanding research collection containing over 90,000 volumes, among them illuminated manuscript facsimiles, artists’ books, and other rare materials. Study carrels within the closed stacks are available to graduate students in the department. The Fine Arts Library is supported by other campus libraries and collections including the East Asian Library, Eduardo Lozano Latin American Collection, Digital Scholarship Services, Special Collections, and Archives.

Individualized research consultations are available to all students and faculty.

Research Guides and Databases


Kate Joranson, Head Librarian, Frick Fine Arts Library

Lauren Murphy, Library Specialist

Jaime Peer, Library Specialist

Kiana Jones, Library Specialist