The Academy of Art Library is proud to offer a broad selection of electronic resources that will help you succeed this semester.

Visit Online Library

The library is operating remotely for the Spring 2022 semester. However, the Materials Library is open for onsite students’ browsing and research needs!

Get Started

Our website is always open! The Academy Library has 9,000+ e-books and subscribes to 18 different online resources to help you do your research. Take a look at our Online Resources page for the full list!

Visit Online Resources

Not sure where to start your research? Our Department Research Guides highlight e-books, digital magazines, databases, and resources from the Library’s collections that are relevant to your major.

Start Your Research Here

Our YouTube Channel has brief video tutorials to help you use our resources.

View Tutorials

Have Questions?

Use the Library FAQ page to find answers to questions such as:

  • Logging Into My Library Account
  • Finding Books and Ebooks
  • Citing Sources & Citation Support
  • Logging Into A Library Database
  • Finding Academic Journal Articles
  • Using a Database & Research Tutorials
  • Locations and Hours

Ask a Librarian

Do you have a reference question, but can’t make it to the library to talk to a librarian? Use our form to submit your question and one of our librarians will get back to you during business hours, Monday through Friday.

Contact Us

If you have questions, use the Library FAQ page or contact us directly via our Ask a Librarian form by emailing us at, or by calling us at 415-618-3842.


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