Resources

The de Young provides a rich variety of important research and study resources. The museum's libraries, study centers and online archives are available to students, scholars, artists and other museum professionals by appointment. These resources include the Photo Services and Imaging department, the Katharine Hanrahan American Art Study Center, the Archives of American Art, and the Joan Diehl McCauley Textile Study Center, including the Textile Education Gallery.

Archives of American Art

Contact InformationLauren PalmorCuratorial Assistant, American Artlpalmor@famsf.orgHoursBy appointment only.A copy of the unrestricted microfilm collection of the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, is located in the Katharine Hanrahan American Art Study Center at the de Young... View More

Joan Diehl McCauley Textile Study Center

Contact InformationLaura L. CamerlengoAssistant Curator of Costume and Textile Artslcamerlengo@famsf.orgHoursBy appointment only.The Joan Diehl McCauley Textile Study Center is located at the de Young on the second floor, adjacent to the Textile Gallery, and is available to researchers with a... View More

Katharine Hanrahan American Art Study Center

Contact InformationLauren PalmorCuratorial Assistant, American Artlpalmor@famsf.orgHoursBy appointment only.The Katharine Hanrahan American Art Study Center is located at the de Young museum in San Francisco. It is available to researchers with a specific focus of study by appointment only.... View More

Photo Services and Imaging

Contact InformationSusan GrinolsDirector, Photo Services and Imagingsgrinols@famsf.orgThe Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (FAMSF) provide images for a variety of purposes. We have over 80,000 images of prints, drawings, paintings, textiles and 3-dimensional artwork from our permanent... View More