Worldcat: Find books in libraries worldwide, and order them via Inter-Library Loan if Hollins does not have them.
Matthew Brady and photo*
or use the advanced search:
Google Books contains full text for books in the public domain (pre-1923); partial text for books under copyright.
Very useful for finding out which books contain information on your topic; then you can order them via inter-library loan if Hollins doesn't have them.
HU - General Collection:
"T" numbers are on the 2nd floor
HU - Folio and Oversize Folio:
2nd floor - TR is on the balcony!
RC - General Collection
use the "request" function in the online catalog
Examples of subjects in the online catalog:
This is an exhibition catalog.
General subjects (for a list you can browse):
Search for People:
Last name, first name:
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women photographers OR
"united states" and photographers
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Use the *
Use the * (asterisk) to truncate your search terms, to search several terms at once.
Example: photograph* = photograph, photographs, photography, photographer, etc.