The ARLIS website is maintained by the National Art Library at the Victoria and Albert Museum. The National Art Library also hosts the periodicals database.

The ARLIS websitge was made by Adaptive Technologies, who also host the website.

The logo was designed by Michael Munday.

Further information

For more about the background to the project, see:

Dodds, D. & Cook, A. The National Art Library, ARLIS/UK & Ireland and the Union List of Art, Architecture and Design Serials. The Serials Librarian, vol. 32, nos. 3-4, 1997, pp.127-137. ISSN 0361-526X

Stead, Miranda. Love's labours... creation of a union list of art, architecture and design serials. Art Libraries Journal, vol. 27, no. 1, 2002, pp.36-39. ISSN 0307-4722

Dodds, D. ARLIS News-sheet, no. 159, Sept/Oct 2002, p.3. ISSN 0308-809X

For more details, contact:

Douglas Dodds
Word and Image Department
Victoria and Albert Museum
London SW7 2RL

Tel +44 (0)20 7942 2397


Credits and Acknowledgements

Every effort is made to obtain permission to reproduce the images on this website from the relevant copyright holders and to ensure that all credits are correct. We have acted in good faith and on the best information available to us at the time of publication. Any omissions are inadvertent, and will be corrected if notification is given in writing.

The pictures on this website have been taken from:

Cambridge photos courtesy

Neil Adams, Liverpool Chinese Gate

The National Gallery, from Trafalgar Square,
Photo credit David Cantrell

Tate Britain, Inside Clore Gallery Entrance
Copyright. Tate

Art Monthly logo

ARLIS AGM 2009; Chelsea Old College Library photos
courtesy Emily Glancy

Photos of UEL Library courtesy UEL

Whitechapel Gallery
Photo credit Gavin Jackson

Burne-Jones, Harris Manchester chapel window, Oxford.
Photo credit Vicky Brown