Subject Pages

Creative Arts for Walk-in Access - Introduction

Select 'Recommended Resources' from the 3rd box in the dropdown menu above to see a list of resources recommended for Creative Arts. 

See our Basic guidance for searching & using e-resources as well as  the help provided within each resource for useful search tips.

Note: the  Discovery and Catalogue search panel at the top of the screen covers all Library online resources, as well as items from the Library's printed stock. Some of these resources will not be available to you due to licence restrictions. We therefore recommend that you focus on the selected items on our Recommended Resources list in order to ensure access to full-text information.


You may want to look at books relating to this subject area. You are free to consult these in the Library, but walk-in visitors may not borrow books unless they have an External Reader membership. The list below will help you find where subjects of interest are held in the Library - click on the location to view a map.

art history
art metalwork
ceramic arts
Cinema history
cinematography, video production, film-making
computer animation
computer graphics: art
decorative arts
drawing & drawings
Film criticism
Film, radio and television
interior decoration
painting & paintings
painting history
photographic images
photography, computer art, film, video
printmaking & prints
sculpture & related arts
stage presentations
Television: entertainment media
textile arts
the arts