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  • Writing About Art

    Finding an Art School

    Find programs of further study in North Carolina and across the country.

    Search the CFCC Library Catalog (Encore)

    Find eBooks with Summon (Search Box)

    Selected Books About the History of Art

    Art Journals & Magazines in Print Format

    Search for Articles

    Browsing Books by Call Number

    Most of the Library's art books will have call numbers beginning with N though some useful books will have call numbers beginning with T.

    N      Visual arts (general)
    NA    Architecture
    NB    Sculpture
    NC    Drawing, design, illustration
    ND    Painting
    NE    Print media (includes printmaking & engraving, etc.)
    NK    Decorative arts (includes ceramics)
    NX     Arts in general
    TP     TP 785-869 Clay industries, ceramics, glass
    TR     Photography
    TT     Handicrafts. Arts and crafts (includes metal working and fiber arts)

    Art Dictionaries