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Browsing in the Stacks
Complete browsing guide to the arrangement of the books, exhibition catalogs, journals, and other resources in Hillyer Art Library
- 15 General history of photography
- 21-126 History of the photography of specific countries
- 140 Biographies of individual photographers
- 287-500 Photographic processing, darkroom techniques
- 510-545 Color photography
- 640-685 Artistic photography, works about individual photographers
- 690 Commercial photography
- 800 Journalism, pictorial
- 925 Photomechanical reproduction processes
Books, Exhibition Catalogs & Media in the Library Collections
Five College Library Catalog
Use the SUBJECT terms below to find books and exhibition catalogs in the Five College library collections:
- [photographer's name], eg. White, Minor |
Exhibitions | Criticism and Interpretation | Catalogs | Interviews
History of Photography
- Photography, Artistic
- Photography--History | Photography--[name of country]--History
Photographic Methods & Processes
- Black-and-white photography | Color photography
- Photography--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
- Photography-- Processing | Printing processes
Developing and developers | Special effects
- View cameras | 35mm cameras | Single lens reflex cameras
Medium format cameras | Photography--Pinhole
Digital cameras | Photography--Digital techniques
SUBJECT SUB-HEADINGS for Well Illustrated Publications including Photo Books
- Photographs | Illustrations
- Photography of [subject]
eg., Photography of birds
- Pictorial works
eg., Circus -- India --Pictorial works
eg., High school students -- Portraits
- In art | Exhibitions
Use the photographer's name as an AUTHOR to find
- books and catalogs with text by the photographer
- books and catalogs that are collections of images by her/him
Visual Browse is a new way to explore and discover library materials in the Five College Library Catalog allowing you to virtually browse the shelves or to search for a particular book or media. Like the traditional catalog, you can browse or search across all five colleges or limit your search to Smith.
Visual Browse pulls in content from outside services including book previews and reviews, descriptions, author bios, movie trailers to provide more information about the book and its author.
New Books & Media
- New art and photo books
"Visual Browse" for recent acquisitions for all Five College Libraries
- New books display: "Check out our new books" display by the red chairs on the first floor.
- Suggest a purchase: Suggest a book or catalog for addition to the Hillyer collection.