The following is a list of resources for locating public art eBook available through Campbell Library. This page also contains a list of ebooks available at or through the Rowan University Campbell Library. This list is indented as a starting point to help you locate titles related to public art. Please note that you will need a Rowan University login to access these materials. Many of these items can also be located using a public library, WorldCat, or a popular search engine. 


Research Resources and Tips

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 These documents can help you narrow down topics and discover new or unpublished information.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


Likely keywords to help your research on public art

public art, urban art, public spaces, public art spaces, art in public, art of the state, art of the public, placemaking, community art


List of eBooks ( Not a complete list)

Bull, Martin. 2015;2014;. This is not a photo opportunity: The street art of Banksy. Oakland, California: PM Press. | Link to Rowan Catalog 

Finkelpearl, Tom, and Vito Acconci. Dialogues in Public Art : Interviews with Vito Acconci, John Ahearn …, MIT Press, 2014. ProQuest Ebook Central. | Link to Rowan Catalog 

Hocking, Bree T. 2015. The great reimagining: Public art, urban space, and the symbolic landscapes of a ‘new’ Northern Ireland. 1st ed. Vol. 4. New York: Berghahn Books. | Link to Rowan Catalog 

Lambton, Gunda. 1994. Stealing the show: Seven women artists in Canadian public art. Montreal; Buffalo: McGill-Queen’s University Press. | Link to Rowan Catalog 

Lim, William Siew Wai, ed. 2014. Public Space in Urban Asia. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd. Accessed July 31, 2018. ProQuest Ebook Central. | Link to Rowan Catalog 

Schacter, Rafael. 2014;2016;. Ornament and order: Graffiti, street art and the parergon. New ed. Farnham Surrey, England; Burlington, VT;: Ashgate. | Link to Rowan Catalog 

Schacter, Rafael, Chris Johnston, and Inc ebrary. 2013. The world atlas of street art and graffiti. Sydney: NewSouth. | Link to Rowan Catalog 

Zuidervaart, Lambert. Art in Public: Politics, Economics, and a Democratic Culture, Cambridge University Press, 2010. ProQuest Ebook Central. | Link to Rowan Catalog 

Zebracki, Martin. Public Artopia : Art in Public Space in Question, Amsterdam University Press, 2012. ProQuest Ebook Central.| Link to Rowan Catalog