The following is a list of resources intended to help you locate information related to public art. This information is primarily available through the Campbell Library or interlibrary loan system. Please note you will need a Rowan University login to access many of these materials. It may also be possible to locate items using services at a public library,, or on a popular search engine. 


Research Resources and Tips

These links are Campbell Library related services. 

eBook Finder | The Campbel Library eBook Finder is a great resource to locate ebooks on public art. To explore the collection access the eBook Finder and use the search menu with any of the following keywords: public art, urban art, public spaces, art in public, art of the state, art of the public, placemaking, community art

Campbell Library’s Art Research Guide | This short guide will help you locate resources and cite sources.

Dissertations and Theses | Use this to search for dissertations and theses. These documents can help you narrow down topics and discover new or unpublished information.

WorldCat | This resource is used to locate books and ebooks available at other libraries. Once you find the book you can request it through Interlibrary Loan.

Interlibrary Loan | This Rowan University Libraries service allows current faculty, students, and staff to request specific books from other libraries


List of Resources Related to Public Art

Rowan University’s Print Guide to the Public Art Collection (PDF: 4 mb)
Download and print a guide to Rowan University’s public art

List of traditional books related to public art.

List of eBooks related to public art

Journal Articles
List or peer-reviewed articles about public art.

List of academic journals that deal with public art.

Newspaper & Magazine Articles
List of general audience articles related to public art.

Public Art Organizations
List of regional, national, and international organizations that focus on public art