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Art: Canadian Art, Art History & Photography: Books & Exhibition Catalogues

This guide is intended to provide guidance for students researching in the area of Canadian Art History and Photography.

Finding books and exhibition catalogues

Search our library catalogue by Title or Author if you already know the book or catalogue you are looking for.  Remember to type the author or artist's last name first!

Your artist may be part of a larger exhibition.  Search by KEYWORD for more access to information when you don't know the topic, subject heading or if your author search was unsuccessful.. 

Browse your results, using the assigned Subject Headings to find more books that may include information on your topic.

Search by Subject Heading to find additional books on your topic, or books about a particular artists or work of art.  Examples of the types of subject headings you can use:

  • Art Canadian
  • Art Canadian Alberta
  • Carr Emily
  • Computer Art Canada
  • Painting Canadian
  • Photography Canada

Exhibition catalogues contain a wealth of information.  Use the index below to identify if your artist appears in an exhibition catalogue: