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Using the Institute of Fine Arts Library

Information about using the Institute of Fine Arts Library for NYU community members.


Architectural Record Images of IFA Library 1978.  Four black and white photos side by side of the IFA: 1) outside of building perspective, 2) library book stacks, 3) view from upper floor of library with rotunda to lower floor visible, and 4) hallway near a reading room.

Welcome to the Institute of Fine Arts Library!

The library consists of two research collections:

  • The Stephen Chan Library of Fine Arts
  • The Conservation Center Library

Banner images from "The New York University Institute of Fine Arts: How do You Re-use a Jewel Box?" 1978. Architectural Record 164 (2) (08): 107-112.