The Art History, Theory, and Criticism department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) provides you access to the Art Institute’s Ryerson and Burnham Libraries, comprising more than 400,000 volumes, 1,200 periodical series, and 100,000 auction catalogs as well as the Percier and Fontaine Collection of 17th- through 19th-century architectural books, Mary Reynolds Collection of Dada and Surrealism, Ernest Hamil Collection of Russian art books, and George F. Collins Archive of Catalan Art and Architecture.

SAIC provides you access to many other resources, including:

In addition, the city of Chicago is home to: