Art & Music Library

Short Description

Home to various collections on the visual arts, art theory, architecture, photography, and music, the library offers individuals and small groups several features that aid scholarship and foster curiosity. These features include two viewing rooms with large flat screen monitors, comfortable seating, fold-away tables, whiteboards, media players, gaming systems, 3D blu-ray, and more.

Reserve a room.

Located on the Ground Floor of Rush Rhees Library, the Art/Music Library is home to various collections, including more than 10,000 DVDs; 90,000 books and journals on the visual arts, art theory, architecture, photography and music; 1,500 musical scores; 4,000 CDs; over 300 artists’ books; almost 400 videogames and 8 gaming systems.

There are two viewing rooms, plus viewing stations, scanners, Macs and PCs, large study tables, and smaller carrels for studying.  There is also a small gallery space, Frontispace @ the Art Music Library, which houses rotating exhibitions.

The Art/Music Library is open until midnight most nights.

Collections, Resources, and Information

Art (Books and Journals)
Music (Books, Journals, Recordings, and Scores)
Videos and More (DVDs and Streaming Video)
Video Games (Systems and Games)
Art & Art History LibGuide
Music LibGuide
Equipment (Hardware, Software, Scanners, Printing)

Location
Building
Rush Rhees
Floor
G
Mailing Address
755 Library Road
Rochester NY 14627
Atmosphere
Lounge Seating
Modern Furniture
Natural light
Public Computers
Public Printing
Viewing Rooms