Please find below a sample of the resource library publications available on loan to current VANS members. Books can be borrowed by members for a two week period.
Exhibition catalogues, art magazines and other resources are also available for member loan.
Access information from the VANS Resource library, by becoming a VANS member here.
Contact the office for details on borrowing resources.
- Harris, Lesley Ellen.
Canadian Copyright Law, 3rd ed.
Toronto, McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 2001.
- Snyder, Jill.
Caring for Your Art: A Guide for Artists, Collectors, Galleries and Art Institutions, 3rd ed.
New York, Allworth Press, 2001.
- Cossman, Brenda.
Censorship and the Arts: Law, Controversy, Debate, Facts.
Toronto: Ontario Association of art Galleries, 1995
- Directory of Artist-Run Centres in Quebec and Canada, 5th ed. Montreal: le Regroupement des centres d'artistes autogérés du Quebec, 2002.
- Doing Homework, Educating Yourself as a Warehouse Tenant
Toronto: Toronto Artscape Inc. and Canadian Artist's Representaion Ontario, 1996
- Wylie, Liz.
Estate Planning for Visual Artists: a practical guide to making informed decisions about the future of your art.
Toronto: Canadian Artist'sRepresentation Ontario, 1995.
- Michels, Caroll.
How to Survive and Prosper as an Artist: A Complete Guide to Career Management.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1983.
- Le Repertoire des artistes et de ressources artistiques et culturelles de la Nouvelle-Ecosse.
Dartmouth, NS: Le Consel culturel acadien de la Nouvelle-Ecosse.
- Leland, Caryn R.
Licensing Art & Design: A Professional's Guide to Licensing and Royalty Agreements.
New York: Allwork Press, 1995.
- Godwin, Ted.
Messages from the Real World: A Professional Handbook for the Emerging Artist. Regina: Canadian Plains Research Center, 1999.
- Shaw, Susan D. and Monona Rossol.
Overexposure, Health Hazards in Photography, 2nd ed.
New York, Allworth Press, 1991.
- Machand, Laureen, Ed.,
Saskatchewan Visual Arts Handbook, 7th ed.
Regina: CARFAC SASK, 2003.
- Rossol, Monona.
The Artist's Complete Health and Safety Guide.
New York: Allworh Press, 2001
- Hawkins, Sandra M.
The Business of Art for Canadian Visual Artists.
Ottawa: Sandra M. Hawkins publishing, 2002.
- Gayford, Martin and Wright, Karen, Ed.
The Grove Book of Art Writing: Brilliant Writing on Art from Pliny the Elder to Damien Hirst
New York: Grove Press, 1998
- Florida, Richard.
The Rise of the Creative Class.
New york: Basic Books, 2002