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A-Z Resource List
by Bill McMillin, Maggie Portis - Last Updated Jun 14, 2017
This guide contains a full list of resources organized by name.
Alumni & the Pratt Libraries
by Lore Guilmartin - Last Updated Jul 21, 2016
Alumni privileges, theses, and Friends.
Anna Banana Exhibit
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Feb 9, 2016
Annotated Bibliographies
by Pratt Admin - Last Updated Nov 1, 2016
Tips and resources about writing annotated bibliographies. This guide is aimed towards research about art and architecture.
Architecture Research
by Maggie Portis - Last Updated Jan 15, 2013
Art History
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Sep 27, 2016
This guide will help you with research related to art history. For thesis information, see the "Thesis Help" section of this guide.
Art of the Book Exhibit
by Cheryl Costello, Bill McMillin - Last Updated Nov 27, 2012
Artists' Books
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Aug 17, 2016
This guide will help you with research related to artists' books. The Pratt Libraries Artists' Books Collection is highlighted. Resources at Pratt and beyond are offered.
Artstor Basics
by Johanna Bauman - Last Updated Aug 18, 2017
Getting the most out of the Artstor Digital Library and the Pratt Institute Libraries' growing collection of digital images.
Artstor For Faculty
by Johanna Bauman, Visual and Media Resources Staff - Last Updated Jul 28, 2017
A guide for faculty to get the most out of Artstor's tools and services.
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Big Data and Privacy
by Jean Hines - Last Updated Feb 21, 2014
A resource guide for understanding Big Data and its impact on information privacy. All books are available at the PMC library.
Bots
by Bill McMillin - Last Updated Aug 22, 2013
Brooklyn Campus Library Stacks Guide
by Lore Guilmartin - Last Updated Jul 21, 2016
The Pratt Brooklyn Campus Library covers a range of subjects with a focus on fine arts, architecture, interior design and fashion. Additional collections include periodicals, picture files, fiction and reference.
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Campaign and Election Data
by Jean Hines - Last Updated Oct 4, 2016
A guide to open access and freely available U.S. campaign and election data at the local, state and federal levels.
Citing Sources
by Cheryl Costello, Bill McMillin, Maggie Portis, Paul Schlotthauer, Holly Wilson - Last Updated Oct 19, 2012
How to cite sources in different formats
Color Concepts
by Cheryl Costello, Bill McMillin - Last Updated Aug 30, 2013
Color concepts & how it informs the creative process.
Copyright Resources
by Johanna Bauman, Bill McMillin, Maggie Portis - Last Updated Jul 1, 2016
A guide to the tricky world of copyright: what is covered, what is not, and how to tell the difference.
Creative Arts Therapy
by Holly Wilson - Last Updated Feb 6, 2017
A guide to library research resources and thesis guidelines for Creative Arts Therapy.
Creative Entrepreneurship
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Feb 23, 2015
This guide will assist creatives in locating materials related to entrepreneurship and business.
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Decoding Digital
by Russ Abell, Lore Guilmartin - Last Updated Jul 21, 2016
Digital Arts
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Feb 23, 2015
This guide will help you with research related to the digital arts. For thesis information, see the "Thesis Help" section of this guide.
Dinosaurs at Pratt Libraries
by Lore Guilmartin - Last Updated Jul 21, 2016
A PrattQuest guide to dinosaurs in the Pratt collection.
Diversity at Pratt: Resources for Research, Learning & Teaching
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Feb 23, 2015
This guide will help Pratt students, faculty and staff access diversity-related resources both on and off-campus.
Donating Materials to the Pratt Libraries
by Cindy Wolff - Last Updated Dec 16, 2013
A guideline to assist potential donors, describing our policies and criteria, with access to forms and templates to help process your gifts.
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E-Books
by Johanna Bauman - Last Updated Oct 11, 2016
A guide to using e-books on the EBSCO platform at Pratt
ENG 102 - Library Research
by Bill McMillin - Last Updated Mar 28, 2013
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Faculty Library Guide
by Amy Ballmer, Cheryl Costello, Maggie Portis, Paul Schlotthauer, Holly Wilson - Last Updated Aug 18, 2017
What new faculty need to know about the libraries
Fashion Design
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Aug 16, 2017
Film
by Johanna Bauman, Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Mar 30, 2016
Finding and Using 16mm Films at the Pratt Institute Libraries
by Visual and Media Resources Staff - Last Updated Aug 16, 2017
This guide provides an overview of the 16mm films located in the Pratt Libraries collection and how to care for them.
Fine Arts
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Apr 4, 2016
This guide will help you do research related to the fine arts & offers MFA thesis help.
Freshman Common Experience 2017
by Lore Guilmartin, Pratt Librarians - Last Updated Aug 21, 2017
Links and Basic Information from the Library Orientation Sessions
Friends of the Library
by Pratt Librarians, Bill McMillin - Last Updated Sep 13, 2013
What you can do as a Friend of Pratt Institute Libraries.
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Graduate Thesis Guide
by Lore Guilmartin - Last Updated Apr 7, 2017
The libraries' advice and requirements for graduate theses.
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HA 115 (Survey I): Themes in Art & Culture
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Feb 6, 2015
This guide will help you perform like a ROCK STAR in class! Learn how to brainstorm search terms, find images, locate books and articles, cite sources, avoid plagiarism & more!
Health Literacy
by Elizabeth Berg - Last Updated Oct 26, 2016
HMS 103A-05: Intro to Lit/Crit Studies II
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Apr 5, 2016
This guide will help you map out your research plan, find relevant sources for your topic, cite sources, and more.
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Interior Design Guide to Research
by Maggie Portis - Last Updated Mar 11, 2015
Interlibrary Loan
by Nick Dease, Bill McMillin - Last Updated Oct 27, 2014
How to access interlibrary loan materials through Pratt Institute Libraries.
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Jewelry
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Aug 22, 2017
This guide will help you find books, articles and images as well as avoid plagiarism, cite your sources and more!
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Latin American Art
by Pratt Librarians - Last Updated Jun 3, 2016
Lee Friedlander: The Printed Picture
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Jan 29, 2016
LGBTQ+ Resource Guide
by Elizabeth Berg - Last Updated Jun 8, 2016
LGBTQIA Pride Month Exhibit
by Jean Hines - Last Updated Jun 13, 2013
June, 2013
Library Buildings & Design
by Maggie Portis - Last Updated Sep 3, 2015
Sources and tips for researching the design of libraries and some important precedents.
Lynda.com at Pratt Institute Libraries
by Bill McMillin - Last Updated Apr 9, 2016
A guide to registering for and using Lynda.com through the Pratt Institute Libraries
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Maps and GIS
by Maggie Portis - Last Updated Jan 29, 2016
How to find and use maps and other geospatial resources at Pratt and beyond.
Materials Research
by Cheryl Costello, Bill McMillin, Maggie Portis - Last Updated Feb 26, 2015
Resources to help artists and designers with materials research.
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Paper Art & Engineering
by Cheryl Costello - Last Updated Jan 27, 2014
This guide will help you locate materials at the Pratt Libraries (and beyond) related to paper art & engineering, pop-ups and origami. Happy hunting!
Pop-Up Books
by Cheryl Costello, Bill McMillin, Maggie Portis - Last Updated Apr 22, 2014
Because books are better in 3-D.
Privacy & Security Online
by Elizabeth Berg - Last Updated Mar 28, 2017
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Reviews, and How to Find Them
by Bill McMillin - Last Updated Apr 24, 2014
How to track down reviews of books, films, music, art, and other reviewable things.
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School of Information
by Mia Bruner - Last Updated Apr 3, 2017
Get acquainted with resources available at PMC to help you with your research at the School of Information!
Special Collections Images
by Johanna Bauman - Last Updated Jul 31, 2017
In addition to its digital, slide, and picture collections, the Visual Resources Center maintains a number of special collections related to the history of art and design.
Street Transvestite Action Revolutionaries (STAR)Research Guide
by Mia Bruner - Last Updated Jun 19, 2017
A guide on Street Transvestite Action Revolutionaries we made for 2016 Pride. STAR made a huge impact in the Gay Liberation movement, advocated for gay rights and was one of the first attempts to address the needs of homeless trans youth in New York.
SUST 201 The Sustainable Core
by Holly Wilson - Last Updated Feb 27, 2017
Research guide to assist students in SUST 201 with their annotated bibliography.
SUST401 Power, Pollution, and Profit
by Holly Wilson - Last Updated Feb 28, 2017
Sustainable Production Methods
by Maggie Portis - Last Updated Jan 27, 2016
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The Collections on View: Selected works from the Pratt Institute Libraries' Archives, Rare Books, & Special Collections
by Elizabeth Berg, Library Grad Assistant - Last Updated Jul 12, 2013
This guide accompanies the exhibit The Collections on View, on display at Pratt Institute's Brooklyn campus library from May 2013 through August 2013.
The Pop-Up Art of Sam Ita
by Pratt Librarians, Bill McMillin - Last Updated Jun 27, 2012
A preview exhibit of the pop-up art of Sam Ita is now on display at the Pratt Institute Libraries. Full exhibit will begin in August 2012.
The Research Process
by Bill McMillin - Last Updated Nov 5, 2012
The basics of researching and refining a topic.
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Website Outage
by Nick Dease - Last Updated Jun 15, 2016
Welcome to Pratt Institute Libraries!
by Lore Guilmartin - Last Updated Jul 21, 2016
Get acquainted with Pratt Institute Libraries' tools to help you find what you need.
WR500S-04 New Rituals
by Holly Wilson - Last Updated Sep 12, 2016
Research guide for New Rituals - Mendi Obadike Fall 2016
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Zines
by Holly Wilson - Last Updated Nov 3, 2012
Resource on finding Zines at Pratt Institute Libraries and information about Zines

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