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In this guide, you will find recommended books, databases, and websites on digital photography and photo media.

Books - In this section

In this section, you will find selected e-books about the history of photography along with links to the E-book databases. There are physical books also available on-demand basis. Please click on this link to search the library catalog and contact your librarian if you are looking for a specific title. 


Use a book for:

  • in-depth coverage of a subject  

  •  history and chronology    

  •  overview of a big topic    

  •  background information  

  •  bibliographies of additional sources. 

You can directly search for e-books from the library catalog. However, you can also go to the specific library database in order to search for an e-book. The Library offers access to nearly 200 thousand e-books in all academic disciplines including music. Books may be read online or downloaded for a short loan period to read offline. Here are the most well-known e-book databases that the library subscribes:

Also, here is a list of other e-book databases that the library subscribes. 

Photography History & Commentary

Reference Resources


G.R. Little Library

Elizabeth City State University