Tate Library (Tate Britain) records loaded


The complete catalogue of the Tate Library (Tate Britain) has now been loaded on Copac. The library covers British art since 1500 and international art since 1900. The library holds over 40, 000 books, 140,000 exhibition catalogues and many rare items in its special collections.The collections’ strengths are modern and contemporary art.The collections focus on fine art in the Western tradition although coverage is being extended to other regions.

The records have been added as part of the Challenge Fund

Image of Tate Britain by xrrr, made available under a Creative Commons licence

New libraries to be added to Copac

Eight new library catalogues are to be added to Copac giving researchers access to more fascinating and valuable resources.

The collections to be added are:

Five of the libraries are being added as part of the Challenge Fund, an initiative which aims to improve access to UK library holdings for the benefit of all researchers. The initiative is funded by CURL, the Research Information Network and the British Library.

The libraries will be added from Summer 2008, following on from the first 12 libraries added as part of the Challenge Fund.

For more details of the collections to be added see Forthcoming Libraries

New libraries to be added to Copac

Eight new library catalogues are to be added to Copac giving researchers access to more fascinating and valuable resources.

The collections to be added are:

Five of the libraries are being added as part of the Challenge Fund, an initiative which aims to improve access to UK library holdings for the benefit of all researchers. The initiative is funded by CURL, the Research Information Network and the British Library.

The libraries will be added from Summer 2008, following on from the first 12 libraries added as part of the Challenge Fund.

For more details of the collections to be added see Forthcoming Libraries