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WINCHESTER SCHOOL OF ART

Description
Winchester School of Art Library is a specialist art and design library comprising books, exhibition catalogues, special collections, journals, slides and videos. It has been developed primarily as a teaching collection and, as a result, reflects the academic disciplines taught within the School.
Website
http://www.wsa.soton.ac.uk
Keywords
Arts; Fashion; Design, art
Access for outsiders
Yes, for reference only.
Facilities
VCR players available. (No official borrowing rights; reference only.)
Charges
None

Moving Image, Audio and Related Documentation Holdings

Books
On film approx 328; on television, approx 65; on video, approx 63; on radio, 10.
Journals
The Library subscribes to over 170 titles.
Still Images
The Slide Library contains over 100,000 slides and covers images of works of art, contemporary fashion designers and architecture.
Theses
approx 5
Video/Film
Over 5,000 television programmes and films on video

Catalogues

Computerised database
Yes.
Library OPAC
Yes. WEBCAT, the University of Southampton (Z39.50 compliant)
Related website
ADAM: the gateway to art, design, architecture and media information on the Internet.
Digitised catalogue
Not in the immediate future.

Main Contact

Name
Ms. Linda Newington
Job title
Librarian
Department
Winchester School of Art Library
Telephone
0238 059 7013 / 6984
Email
wsaenqs@soton.ac.uk
Address
Park Avenue
Winchester
S023 8DL

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