Ira Latour Visual
Resources Collection

Ayres 205
Fall & Spring Semester Hours: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Monday - Thursday
Closed for lunch from 12:00 - 1:00
Curator: Erin Herzog


The Ira Latour Visual Resources Center (VRC) houses the slide collection of the Art and Art History Department. The VRC also holds a reference collection of non-circulating art history books, illustrated books, catalogues raisonee, livres d'artiste, current periodicals, photographs, prints, and non-print media such as CD-ROMs, videos, and DVDs. This collection is made possible due the generous endowment provided by Walter Kohn.

A catalog of the book and film collection is available online through LibraryThing. Materials MAY NOT be checked out.


The center provides images to be used for research assignments, course study pages, and lectures. Four computers are available for student access along with scanning stations.

The VRC digital image collection is available through ARTstor.

All VRC materials must be used for educational purposes only.

Online Resources