Welcome to the Visual Resources Library!
The Visual Resources Library (VRL) supports the students, staff and faculty of the Art & Art History Department at Macalester College. The VRL holds a variety of slides for research and maintains a small library of books and videos on art and art history. The VRL also holds digital equipment for use in classes and lectures. We provide a variety of services including:
- Reference assistance
- Help finding appropriate print, online, and archival resources
- Image and media searches
- Scanning and digitization for projects, teaching, or publication
- Digital preservation
- Copyright info and image citation
- Briefing sessions on the VRL and its resources for classes or individuals
- Assistance with projector/computer setup for lectures or classes
Please stop in anytime during VRL hours for assistance with papers or projects- our staff will be happy to help you!