LIBRARY & ONLINE RESOURCES
Richardson Memorial LibraryThe Richardson Memorial Library welcomes visitors Tuesday through Friday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. The library is located on the third floor of the South building.
Contact the Library
Call or email the library for answers to your questions about the Museum or about art.
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Museum ArchivesThe Museum Archives houses historical records of the Saint Louis Art Museum including correspondence, photographs, blueprints, scrapbooks, and departmental files. These records document events, exhibitions, and activities held at the Museum, as well as information about the Museum building. An appointment is required to visit the archives.
Contact the Archives
Call or email the archivist to schedule an appointment.
Appointments are available Tuesday through Friday between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm.
St. Louis Artists FilesThe Library collects and provides access to information about artists in the St. Louis area. The information is kept in Artists Files which are available to the public for research. The files may contain newspaper clippings, exhibition announcements, or other biographical data. A complete list of the St. Louis Artists Files held by the Library is available in the library's catalog.
To contribute information to the Saint Louis Artists Files, please email the Library at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learning ResourcesExplore the Museum's art with these interactive presentations. Designed for teachers, students, or any interested learner, these resources highlight cultures, eras, artists, and techniques represented in the Museum's collection.
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