Museum Studies and Curatorial Practice

This guide covers some research resources for museum studies and curatorial practice. This might be useful for ARHS 4793, 4953, 5953 or 5793.

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Women reading a book in a white libraryAs a student or faculty member at UArk, you are welcome and encouraged to visit the Library at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

The Crystal Bridges Library features more than 50,000 volumes pertaining to American art and art history, plus archives containing personal papers and other artist ephemera, and access to several online resources. The Library provides the highest quality of access to resources and services, as well as commitment to the highest ethical standards for privacy, copyright, intellectual freedom, and preservation of information. The Library is located on the Museum’s third floor and is open during all Museum public hours. The Library’s Special Collections and Archives are available for private viewing by appointment.