The Art Library provides numerous avenues for research. As part of Florida State University a rich variety of proprietary research databases are available, however access is only available to these databases from within the Art Library. The following resources are web based and may be accessed from any Internet connection.
Digital Image Collection
View thousands of images from the Rare Books and Special Collections of the Ringling Art Library. Images include John Ringling's personal library, rare Circus books, and books from the collections of Chick Austin, Bertha Palmer, and others.View Digital Images
This site provides full text digital publications including highlights from John Ringling’s personal library collection, Ringling publications, exhibition guides and catalogs, as well as newsletter, reports & Symposia.View Digital Collections
These guides compile the most helpful information for your topic in one place and are excellent starting places for many research projects. They provide access to article databases, catalogs, background information, web sites, and more.Research Guides
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