PHO 101 Guide
Villa Maria College Library
The complete list of databases available can be found on our website.
Off-campus access to most online databases requires a username and password. Drop by the library to get this information.
Search for Books, eBooks, Print Journals and DVDs
Books in the standard collection may be borrowed for three weeks. Books placed on reserve by your professor will have a shorter loan period. Books not available from the library can be borrowed through AcademicSHARE or Interlibrary Loan (ILL). Contact the library for help. To find items held by Villa and other libraries, try WorldCat.
Don't forget your Villa Maria College ID card to check out books!
Find current and archived journals in the South Room in the library. Print journals can be borrowed for one week. Some additional titles are also available for single issues and archives.
- Blind Spot
- Photographer's Forum
- View Camera
The Art Institute of Chicago hosts a collection of photography online.
A small portion of the complete collection, indexes are available to locate and view digital thumbnails of images housed at the George Eastman House.
The ICP has a number of collections and exhibitions available for viewing online.
LIFE magazine's photo archive is available online, hosted by Google.