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Art & Design: Introduction

This guide provides information about basic art and design resources at the University of Michigan.

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The collections in the Art, Architecture and Engineering Library (AAEL) support the research and teaching of the University of Michigan School of Art & Design. The AAEL collects heavily in art and design materials dealing with contemporary art with the strongest emphasis on the 1960s to the present. (You will find the complete Art & Design collection policy at

The Art and Design Field Librarian, Annette Haines, has her office located in the Art and Architecture Building across the street from the AAEL. Her services include instruction, in-classroom assistance, individual consultations and purchasing of art and design materials for the AAEL. Please contact her if you need assistance.

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Library Contact

Jamie Vander Broek
The University of Michigan

2178 Shapiro Library

919 S. University

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1185
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