Library Access & Services

Library Access & Services

Library Access

The Library provides the highest quality of access to resources and services, as well as commitment to the highest ethical standards for privacy, copyright, intellectual freedom, and preservation of information.

Crystal Bridges Library is a non-circulating library. Art reference books and resources are available for use in the Museum Library only. Our catalog can be accessed from any computer via the Internet. Subscription resources and e-journals can only be accessed from the Library computers or via wireless Internet access while in the Museum. Computers are available for Library guests, as well as additional stations for laptop use. Please see guidelines for computer use.

Museum librarians are available for class instruction sessions and Library class tours are available for any higher education art or art history course. Please see University of Arkansas art resources and Art LibGuides for specific course research.

For additional Museum Library assistance or reference contact library@crystalbridges.org.

Library Services

The Library provides the highest quality of access to resources and services, as well as commitment to the highest ethical standards for privacy, copyright, intellectual freedom, and preservation of information.

Crystal Bridges Library is a non-circulating library. Art reference books and resources are available for use in the Museum Library only. Our catalog can be accessed from any computer via the Internet. Subscription resources and e-journals can only be accessed from the Library computers or via wireless Internet access while in the Museum. Computers are available for Library guests, as well as additional stations for laptop use. Please see guidelines for computer use.

Museum librarians are available for class instruction sessions and Library class tours are available for any higher education art or art history course. Please see University of Arkansas art resources and Art LibGuides for specific course research.

For additional Museum Library assistance or reference contact library@crystalbridges.org.

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Crystal Bridges Library Catalog Search hints

Connectors

Use “and” or “or” to specify multiple words in any field, any order. Use “and not” to exclude words.

  • Example : china and taiwan or china taiwan
  • Example : china or taiwan
  • Example : china and not taiwan

Wildcards

Wildcards words may be right-hand truncated using an asterisk or question mark:

* for any number of characters
? to replace a single character anywhere within a word

Examples : paint*, abst?act
“And” is assumed between words.