Search DELCAT Discovery to find library resources related to your research topic.
You can limit searches to books, journals and other items held by the University of Delaware Library or search the entire WorldCat database that encompasses millions of titles in libraries throughout the world.
UD items appear at the top of the results display. Material not held by the Library (labeled WorldCat Libraries) can be requested via a link that automatically generates an interlibrary loan request form.
Call number browsing is available from the Call Number Browse web page.
Monographs on a Specific Artist or Group -
Books on a Period or Style or Concept -
animated films history
avant garde art
avant garde theater
double slit theory
TIP: Using the truncation symbol (*) is a useful feature in DELCAT and other databases. For example, type wom*n to find woman or women; type paint* to find paint, paintings, painted, painter, etc.
TIP: Be sure to note the date of publication of the book you are using.
Books in the library are grouped together by subject. Art books are located on the third floor of the Library within the N section. Photography books are located on the lower level of the Library within the TR section.
Important: Many art books are considered oversize (designated as Folio or Folio+). Oversize books are located on the Lower Level of the Library.
The N section of the library is divided as follows:
N - Visual Arts
NA - Architecture
NB - Sculpture
NC - Drawing, Design, Illustration
ND - Painting
NE - Print Media
NK - Decorative Arts
NX - Arts in General, including interdisciplinary studies