Subject of the month: Art

Paint the town red with new and mindblowing resources available at Hunter and Central Coast TAFE NSW Libraries :

Vitamin P3

Book: Vitamin P3 

A central pillar of artistic practice, painting also has enduring appeal, dominating the art market. Vitamin P3 takes the conversation forward, spotlighting more than 100 outstanding artists who are engaging with – and pushing the boundaries of – the medium of paint.




Culture Hunter

Website: Culture Hunter

Culture Hunter is the online arts directory and information hub for the Lower Hunter region. Produced by Octapod since 2006, Culture Hunter is your portal into the creative community of the Hunter.



Peggy Guggenheim : art addictDVD: Peggy Guggenheim : art addict

Filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland examines the life of Peggy Guggenheim, the wealthy socialite who amassed a world-class collection of modern European and American art. Includes recently discovered audio tapes of interviews between Guggenheim and her biographer Jacqueline Weld.




Art & ArchitectureDatabase : Art & Architecture Complete

More than 730 academic journals, magazines and trade publications and an image collection of over 64,000 images. The database has been designed for use by art scholars, artists, designers and students.

                                                          TAFE Username and Password required.                                                                                  USE CHROME TO ACCESS.

Art Monthly Australasia

Magazine : Art Monthly Australasia 

Publication Date: 10 editions per year





Last but not least the Art LibGuide which has been developed to help students find information for their art course. This guide will direct students to relevant online databases and online sources of information; as well as books and DVDs that are available for loan.

Know Stuff – November 2013

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The latest issue of Know Stuff, the Library student newsletter, is now available from the Library Portal. Or, you can click here to view a copy. Some campus Libraries may also have print copies available.

Put your feet up and enjoy our last edition for 2013!

Latest Issue of Know Stuff

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The September issue of Know Stuff, our student newsletter,  is available now! Click here to view.

Remember you can always find a copy of the latest newsletter, plus back issues, on our Library Portal. Just go to