Art History

Subject Librarian:

Andrea Meyer Ludowisy
Tel: 020 7862 8969

Collection strengths include European art, architecture, aesthetics, ceramics, graphic art and the history of photography.

Research collection art history


  • Most Art History books are located on the 5th floor. In the 5th floor South Reading Room, there are two sequences (octavo and folio).

Print periodicals

  • Recent issues of periodicals are on display in the Periodicals Room (North Reading Room), 4th floor.
  • Most back issues of periodicals and some monographs are shelved in the stacks. These will display the location Stack Service. Please request these through the Catalogue using the Fetch Service.

Finding articles


Related collections

  • Manuscript and Print Studies for book illustration and medieval illuminated manuscripts.
  • Art monographs held in United States Studies and Latin American Studies.
  • Reference works: dictionaries, encyclopaedias and guides shelved in the Art collection, ART 5th Floor South Reading Room.