The Collections

The Pratt Institute Libraries' collections provides broad-based coverage of the history, theory, criticism, and practice of architecture, fine arts and design, while also supporting the liberal arts and sciences. The Pratt Institute Libraries' collections, encompassing over 200,000 volumes of print materials, 600+ current periodical subscriptions, over 120,000 slides, microfilm, multimedia, rare books and the college archives, aims to support teaching and research in the fields of art, architecture, design, liberal arts, sciences, and allied fields. The Library provides a broad intellectual and creative context for students at Pratt Institute.