share this

Share This Search
Library books on shelves
View full story nicolemehle.jpg

Story: Oct 21, 2014

Senior curates exhibition of current students, recent grads ...

View details Adam Markanovic: No Body to Love

CIA Exhibition: Oct 17, 2014

Adam Markanovic: No Body to Love

View full story casey.jpg

Story: Oct 20, 2014

CIA grad transforms Corvette into canvas on wheels

View details Unruly Engagements Conference

Events: Nov 06, 2014 @ Cleveland Institute of Art in Cleveland, OH

Unruly Engagements Conference

View Link

Social: about 14 hours ago via Facebook

The Cleveland Institute of Art wishes you a safe and happy Halloween! {Artwork by CIA Graphic Designer Nicole Fansler}

View full story croppedrusso.jpg

Story: Sep 22, 2014

Television and film writer teaching narrative writing at CIA

View details Opening Reception Community Works: Artist as Social Agent

CIA Exhibition: Nov 07, 2014

Opening Reception Community Works: Artist as Social Agent

View full story dormdeckyoga.jpg

Story: Aug 27, 2014

New residence hall welcomes first-year students in comfort, ...

View details Fall 2014 Open House

Events: Nov 15, 2014

Fall 2014 Open House

View full story bestregmidwest.jpg

Story: Aug 18, 2014

CIA again named to "Best in the Midwest" list

Library

The Cleveland Institute of Art Library has collections specifically developed for the visual artist, designer, and craftsperson. The library's collections support CIA's accredited degree programs, with a special focus on providing materials for studio-intensive instruction.

Latest Blog Posts view all

Student Curated Artists' Book Display

10/30/14  |  Posted by Library Staff  |  Posted in Library

Our current artists’ book display has been curated by CIA student, Claire Marks. Flora/Fauna is a selection of artists’ books from CIA’s collection which use imagery of plants and animals to approach topics of...

Mail Art at Oberlin's Library

09/12/14  |  Posted by Library Staff  |  Posted in Library

In 1995, the Clarence Ward Art Library at Oberlin College began acquiring mail art. Its first collection was the Harley-Terra Candella Mail Art Archive. In 2002, they received the first installment of an ongoing donation...

Donate

Many alumni and friends choose to support the CIA Library by making a donation or by donating gift-in-kind items such as books.

To find out more about either type of donation, contact Cristine Rom, Library Director, at 216.421.7440 or crom@cia.edu.

Library Hours

Library Hours

Fall Semester 2014

Monday-Thursday 7:45am-9pm
Friday 7:45am-5pm
Saturday 12 noon-6pm
Sunday 12 noon-6pm

The circulation desk and group study room close and the copiers are turned off 15 minutes before the library closes.

Exceptions to Fall Semester Hours

August 24 open 2:00pm-6:00pm
September 1 closed Institute holiday
October 6 closed 11:45am-1pm
November 26 open 10:00am-3:00pm
November 27-29 closed
November 30 open 2:00pm-6:00pm
December 13-14 closed
December 15-19 open 10:00am-4:00pm
December 20-21 closed
December 22 open 10:00am-4:00pm
December 23 open 10:00am-1:00pm
December 24-31 closed

Circulation & Reference Desk
216.421.7440
216.421.7441

The Gund Library
The Cleveland Institute of Art
11141 East Blvd. 3rd Floor
Cleveland, OH  44106

Ask the Librarian Need Help?
Ask the Librarian
Library News

Library News

The current artists' book display, Flora/Fauna, was curated by CIA student Claire Marks. The books are on display Monday through Friday, from 9am to 4pm. Stop in and take a look!

Read More

Community Works

Visiting artists, exhibitions, conference and symposia exploring socially engaged art.

Read More

Uptown Residence Hall

Check out the new student digs.

Read More

Cores + Connections

Learn more about CIA's proven method for academic and professional excellence.