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Art Research Guide

Use the Online Library Catalog to Find Books @ Mesa
Access and read ebooks online.

If you are looking for a specific book title ... or if you need to track down books on a particular subject for a research project, search the online Library Catalog

Our collection includes both electronic books that you can access and read online 24/7, and print books that you can borrow from our library (when it is open) to read at home.

You will need the actual ID card to check out print books from the library, and you will use your ID# to log on to e-books. Note that you are also eligible to request print books from the City and Miramar campuses.

We have created a short video that will walk you through finding a physical and electronic book using our One Search Tool just click here to have a look. 

Art History Print Books

The Mesa College Library has a large collection of art history books in print which are located on Floor 3.  

For books on your particular area of interest, search the catalog above for using the strategies on the How Do I Search? page of this guide.  

Check out this sample of a few print books that you can check out from the library to get you started:

(To see a sample of eBooks click on the eBooks tab at the top of this box )

Art History Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, & Reference Books

For books on your particular area of interest, search the catalog above for using the strategies on the How Do I Search? page of this guide.  

Check out this sample of a few reference books that are available for you to use from the library:

Art History eBooks

You can access the Mesa College Library e-books from any computer.

For e-books on your particular area of interest, search the catalog above for using the strategies on the How Do I Search? page of this guide.  

Check out this sample of a few art history e-books that are available from the library to get you started. Simply click on the book link to go to the ebook:  

(To see a sample of print books click on the Print Books- Located on Floor 3 tab at the top of this box )

Below is our "One Search" tool. Use the search box to find articles, books and more from the Mesa College library. Just put in your search term and give it a try!