Library Codes

Library Code Abbreviations Library codes are based on codes used by either the Research Libraries Information Network (RLIN) system or by the National Union Catalogue. Several of the libraries listed below also offer on-line access to their collections. See Links to Other Resources.


[AsWA]
Graphische Sammlung Albertina. Vienna, Austria.
[BeA]
Bibliothèque royale Albert Ier. Brussels, Belgium.
[BeMR]
Musées royaux des beaux-arts de Belgique. Brussels, Belgium.
[CLCMAr]
Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Los Angeles, California.
[CLGet]
Getty Research Institute for the History of Art and the Humanities. Los Angeles, California.
[CLUArt]
University of California at Los Angeles. Los Angeles, California.
[CSfMus-Ac]
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco). San Francisco, California.
[CSmH]
Huntington Library. San Marino, California.
[CtW]
Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Middletown, Connecticut.
[CtY]
Yale University. New Haven, Connecticut.
[DLC]
Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
[DNGA]
National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C.
[FrPAA]
Bibliothèque d'art et d'archéologie (Foundation Jacques Doucet). Paris, France.
[FrPBN]
Bibliothèque nationale. Paris, France.
[FrP-Lecomt]
Marcel Lecomte (art dealer). Paris, France.
[FrP-Pr]
Paul Prouté, S.A. (art dealer). Paris, France.
[GyB]
Museumsbibliothek, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin. Berlin, Germany.
[GyBKb]
Kunstbibliothek. Berlin, Germany.
[GyBKs]
Kupferstichkabinett. Berlin, Germany. This abbreviation stands for collections formerly held in both the Federal Republic and the German Democratic Republic.
[GyBSt]
Berliner Stadtbibliothek. Berlin, Germany.
[GyMSGS]
Staatliche Graphische Sammlung. Munich, Germany.
[GyMunSB]
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek. Munich, Germany.
[GyMZK]
Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte. Munich, Germany.
[GyNM]
Germanisches Nationalmuseum. Nuremberg, Germany.
[ICA]
Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois.
[ItF]
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale. Florence, Italy.
[ItFKu]
Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz. Florence, Italy.
[ItF-U]
Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe degli Uffizi. Florence, Italy.
[ItRAS]
Instituto Nazionale d'Archeololgia e Storia dell'Arte. Rome, Italy.
[ItRH]
Bibliotheca Herziana (Max-Planck-Institut). Rome, Italy.
[MB]
Boston Public Library. Boston, Massachusetts.
[MBMu]
Museum of Fine Arts. Boston, Massachusetts.
[MH-FA]
Harvard University, Fine Arts Library. Cambridge, Massachusetts.
[MWAAS]
American Antiquarian Society. Worcester, Massachusetts
[MWAM]
Worcester Art Museum. Worcester, Massachusetts
[MWiCA]
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Reference Library. Williamstown, Massachusetts.
[NeA]
Kunsthistorisch Instituut. Amsterdam, Netherlands.
[NeHaT]
Teylers Museum. Haarlem, Netherlands.
[NeAR]
Rijksprentenkabinet. Amsterdam, Netherlands.
[NeHG]
Haags Gemeentemuseum. The Hague, Netherlands.
[NeHKB]
Koninklijke Bibliotheek. The Hague, Netherlands.
[NeHKD]
Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische Documentatie. The Hague, Netherlands.
[NeLR-P]
Prentenkabinet en Munt- en Penningskabinet der Rijksuniversiteit. Leiden, Netherlands.
[NeRB]
Museum Boymans-van Beuningen. Rotterdam, Netherlands.
[NeU-G]
Library of Dr. J.G. van Gelder. Wilhelminapark, Utrecht, Netherlands.
[NeUK]
Kunsthistorisch Instituut der Rijksuniversiteit. Utrecht, Netherlands.
[NJP]
Princeton University. Princeton, New Jersey.
[NNFr]
Frick Art Reference Library. New York, New York
[NNMM]
Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, New York.
[NNMMA]
Museum of Modern Art. New York, New York.
[NN-Will]
Dave and Reba Williams Print Foundation Library (collectors). New York, New York.
[NYPL]
New York Public Library. New York, New York.
[PJRo]
Rosenwald Collection. Formerly in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, now divided between the Library of Congress and the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
[Uk]
British Library. London, England
[UkBM]
British Museum. London, England.
[UkL-Col]
P. and D. Colnaghi and Co. (art dealer). London, England.
[UkLVA]
Victoria and Albert Museum. London, England.
[Vi]
Virginia State Library. Richmond, Virginia.