With a growing collection of some 11.500 books and 24 national and international periodical subscriptions, the Museum’s Library provides specialization in the following areas:

• Turkish Art history and Turkish artists

• Museum, gallery and private collection catalogs 

• Theoretical publications related to art 

• Major art movements

• Photography and photographers 

• Museology

Bibliographic information, for works in the Collection, can be accessed through the Library’s Online Catalogs. The Library is located on the ground floor and uses an “open shelf” system, allowing visitors to access the collection directly, through electronic resources for research. These resources include CD-ROM databases and art-related links to internet sites. In addition, visitors may keep up with current events and articles, relating to art, through the knowledgeable and careful selection of relevant national and international periodicals.