This section contains a listing of some of the best libraries in London
Both specialist and general libraries are listed here.
Crafts Council Research Page
websitewebsitetelephone020 7806 2500address44a Pentonville Road, Islington, London, N1 9BY
A collection of research resources that explore the nature and value of contemporary craft from social, economic and cultural perspectives.
Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art
The Paul Mellon Centre is an educational charity established to promote and support the study of British history of art and architecture. The Centre's activities include hosting lectures and conferences, awarding fellowships and grant and publishing academic titles.
Tate Archive Journeys
Tate is starting to provide online access to parts of its Archive for the first time. These journeys through three themes from the Tate Archive provide an insight into Tate's History, the Bloomsbury Group and the art world of the 1960s and 70s as seen through the eyes of the art critic Barbara Reise.
Bibliotheque Nationale de France
address58 rue Richelieu, 75002, Paristelephone00 33 (0)1 53 79 53 79
National Library of France
addressCentre for Fine Print Research, UWE Bristol School of Creative Arts, Kennel Lodge Road, Bristol , BS3 2JTwebsite
Book Arts research and explore many aspects of artists’ publishing: from the conception and history of the artist’s book to creative processes and output, current developments and critical assessments of the subject. They have a research library and publish a newsletter.
Anthology Film Archives
address32 Second Avenue New York, NY 10003 USA
International centre for the preservation, study, and exhibition of film and video. Particular focus on independent, experimentaland avant-garde cinema. Presenting video and audio selections from upcoming online collections.
Electronic Poetry Center
"Our aim is simple: to make available a wide range of resources centered on digital and contemporary formally innovative poetries, new media writing, and literary programming".