The Ringling Art Library is one of the largest art reference libraries in the southeastern United States. Located in the Education Center, it houses thousands of volumes from the 16th-21st centuries, on subjects such as fine and decorative art, art history, architecture, fashion, and theater. It also features a number of special collections, including some 500 books from the personal library of John Ringling.
The Art Library collection is searchable through the FSU Libraries Catalog. It includes records for all materials in the Library, including books, periodical titles, exhibition catalogs, auction catalogs, special collections materials, and websites.Search the Catalog
The Art Library provides numerous avenues for research including digtal images and collections and research guides for special exhibitions. The following resources are web based and may be accessed from any Internet connection.View Research Resources