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The TMU Library Book Collection

Most books related to Photography are located in the call number range TR1 - TR835 on the 10th floor. If you do not have a specific author or title of a book, and you do not know the Library of Congress Subject Heading, search the Library Catalogue by Keyword.

Some useful LC (Library of Congress) subject headings follow, click on the links to view titles in our collection in these subject areas.

Photography, Artistic Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions. Photography -- Digital techniques.
Photography, History Photography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. Photography -- Periodicals.
Photojournalism. Photography, Artistic -- Catalogs. Photographic criticism.

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Survey texts

Introductory courses to the history of photography often require resources that cover a broad spectrum of time periods, artists, technical information and photographic media. These books are will give a basic introduction to many topics, highlight major artists associated with movements, and include resources for further information.