There is much you can do to prepare for your visit to the Ryerson and Burnham Libraries.
Search the freely available online catalogue to see what books and journals we have and whether they're "available."
Look through archival finding aids to discover what's included in a particular archival collection. If there's something you'd like to see while here, note the collection title, accession number, and the series and box number.
33 min 44 sec ago The Art Institute of Chicago Conservation scientist Francesca Casadio uses a macro XRF scanner to look under the layers of Paul Gauguin’s painting, Eve. It is thought that the present image may hide a portrait of the artist’s mother. Stay tuned for more discoveries…
23 hours 57 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago CLOSING SUNDAY—Two exhibitions of contemporary abstract art close this week: work by Japanese printmaking pioneer Onchi Koshiro and Iranian-born sculptor Nairy Baghramian.
See them before they close—http://bit.ly/1wYI87M