Story: Aug 27, 2014
New residence hall welcomes first-year students in comfort, ...
CIA Exhibition: Aug 28, 2014
2014 Faculty Exhibition
Story: Aug 18, 2014
2014 grad to design whimsical playgrounds for Colorado compa...
Events: Sep 05, 2014
Lunch On Fridays: Kasumi
Social: a day ago via Facebook
We love to hear the excited reactions from our incoming class, who are the first to live in CIA's new Uptown Residence Hall. One student, Emily Linville, sai...
Story: Aug 18, 2014
CIA again named to "Best in the Midwest" list
Events: Sep 06, 2014
Mizoguchi's Greatest Decade
Story: Aug 13, 2014
Biomedical grad wins award for animation on stuttering
Events: Sep 27, 2014
Filmmaker and author John Waters to present one-man show
Blog: Aug 26, 2014
8/28-31: Finding Vivian Maier, Stand Clear of the Closing Doors & more!
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
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, the Rock Hall Library & Archives, and the Jewish Education Center of Cleveland's Garber Library. 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 Gund 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:
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