Exhibition & collection catalogues

Tate Library’s pre-eminent collection of exhibition and collection catalogues is especially strong on international modern art

Tate Britain : Events
Library and Archive show and tell events

Monthly throughout 2018

Looking for a behind the scenes visit to see Tate’s hidden treasures? Join one of our events which give an in-depth display, using original material from Tate’s Library, Archive and Public Records’ collections

Visit Tate Library

Access the Tate Library collections in the Reading Rooms at Tate Britain

Online Library catalogue

Search or browse the Tate Library catalogue online

Artists' books

Tate Library holds around 4,000 artists’ books – books that explore ideas and concepts through form as much as content – from international and British artists


Tate Library holds almost 2,000 journal titles, from current art magazines to historic titles

Tate publications

Tate publications, often richly illustrate, document the institution's activities, collection, history and buildings