Library Collection

Our collection of more than 13,000 items is geared toward artists, teachers and students. Any resident of Minnesota can become a member of the Perpich Arts LibraryŚcheck out what we have for you today!

For public patrons

Our collection includes a diverse representation of arts and education areas. It includes special collections on:

  • Multicultural and Diversity
  • Professional Development and Research
  • Dance Education
  • National Gallery of Art Teacher Resource
For students
We have items to support your academic and arts classes, and your leisure reading, listening, and viewing, including:


For everyone

Check out our catalog to see what we have for available in our library, or the ELM Databases for online access to magazine, journal, newspaper, and encyclopedia articles, eBooks and other information resources.

Search our collection

Browse the Perpich Arts Library collection of over 13,000 books, special collections, DVDs, CDs, and more here

Follow Perpich Arts Library on Pinterest

See the newest additions to our catalog, including fiction, music, dvds, professional materials and more by following us on Pinterest.