Story: Nov 18, 2014
New film studies prof helps students appreciate film as art ...
CIA Exhibition: Nov 07, 2014
Fall 2014 Exhibitions
Story: Nov 15, 2014
Students capture two of the top prizes in museum's surreal d...
Events: Dec 05, 2014
Student Holiday Craft Sale
Social: about 14 hours ago via Facebook
Registration opens on Monday, Nov. 25 for the Cleveland Institute of Artís 2D3D national art and design competition for high school students. There are 13 cash ...
Story: Nov 04, 2014
New CIA building taking shape; set for December completion
Library . Hours
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 2-6pm
September 1: closed Institute holiday
October 6: closed from 11:45am-1pm
November 26: open 10am-3pm
November 27- 29: closed
November 30: open 2-6pm
December 13 - 14: closed
December 15 - 19: open 10am-4pm
December 20 - 21: closed
December 22: open 10am-4pm
December 23: open 10am-1pm
December 24 - 31: closed
Everyone is welcome in the CIA Library! Our primary mission is to serve current students, faculty and staff of the Cleveland Institute of Art and our partner libraries--Case Western Reserve University, the Cleveland Institute of Music, and the Rock Hall Library & Archives. As an OhioLINK participant, we also welcome current students, faculty and staff from any OhioLINK library.
The general public, visiting scholars and art and design professionals are welcome to use the collections on-site on weekdays during regular business hours. Visitors wishing to use the library during nights or weekends should call in advance. Anyone 16 years of age or younger must be accompanied by an adult while in the library.
The CIA Library licenses, subsidizes, and provides access to a variety of digital resources and images for non-commercial educational and scholarly use by current Institute students, faculty, and staff and for library visitor reference. Use of digital images may have additional restrictions for use beyond CIA classroom instruction. If you are in doubt about the legality of your use of the library's digital resources or images, please contact the library staff.
The CIA Library also provides on-campus access to OhioLINK databases.
Copyrighted resources may be used only for private research and study, instruction, and non-commercial use. U.S. Copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code) governs the use of copyrighted materials. Any person using databases licensed by the CIA Library or provided through OhioLINK is personally liable for any infringement.
Your CIA ID is your library card, and is required to borrow library materials at the Gund Library and at any of our partner libraries. If you have not activated your library account, please contact the Gund Library staff.
To view your library record, you must have a PIN account set up, review the instructions. This will allow you to:
From Nov. 14 through Nov. 21 the artists' book display will be Formats, Materials & Designs. The books are on display in the library gallery from 9am to 4pm, Monday through Friday. Stop in and enjoy!
The CIA Library
The Cleveland Institute of Art
11141 East Blvd. 3rd Floor
Cleveland, OH 44106