Research & Reference

Research is an important starting point to the creation of a new piece or body of work for many artists.

Whether you require the name of a local lending library or information on contacting large institutions, this section provides comprehensive listings and information on different art and craft research facilities in London.  In addition, there are a number of societies and networks that can help with specific queries, and online references for artists, movements, images and institutions.

This article is from the Artlaw Archive of Henry Lydiate's columns published in Art Monthly since 1976, and may contain out of date material.
The article is for information only, and not for the purpose of providing legal advice.
Readers should consult a solicitor for legal advice on specific matters. Artists can get free online legal information from Artquest.