To find books on a particular subject, use a keyword search on the library catalogue. For example:
Keyword searching often retrieves a large number of results. You might want to limit your search by adding more words from your keyword list; for example:
contemporary art and photograph
mannerism and painting
"frida kahlo" and identity
Browse through the records retrieved and look at the hyperlinked subject descriptions that come with each catalogue record, e.g.
Art, Australian -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Art, Modern -- 21st century.
Painters -- France -- Biography.
You can then click on a subject description to find more material with the same subject.
You can have books sent from other branch libraries to your campus for pick-up
You can also browse the shelves. Books on Visual Art are between the call numbers 700-780
700-709 The Arts
710-719 Urban Planning and Landscape Architecture
740-749 Drawing, graphic and decorative arts