Catalogues and Databases


Consult the library’s online catalogue
Consult the Incontri Internazionali d’Arte library’s online catalogue

Index of books on loan (Architecture section)
An index of books loaned to the library, freely consultable by users from the shelves but not present in the online catalogue.

Cuttings index (Art section)
Collects indexed articles from some of the best known Italian contemporary art magazines published since 2005.
Consultable in the library by asking the staff.


An American database accessible in the library that brings together and makes available online entire articles from around 1,000 international periodicals. Due to publishing agreements, the archive conserves only the most recent years of each periodical.
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BHA-Bibliography of the History of Art
A bibliographic database specialising in contemporary painting, sculpture, architecture, decorative and applied arts, photography and performance art. It presents bibliographical references and abstracts in English and French of articles from periodical (both printed and electronic), conference papers, exhibitions, monographs and theses dating from 1975 to 2007.
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RIBA-British Architectural Library
The online catalogue of the RIBA library is comprised of articles from over 300 architectural periodicals, extracts from books and audiovisual material acquired by the RIBA British Architectural Library.
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