Skip to Main Content

Arts Library Special Collections: People & Institutions

Resources available in the Special Collections of the Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library.

Available collections



Skowhegan lecture archive

Over 500 audio recordings on compact discs of lectures
presented to the students of the Skowhegan School of
Painting and Sculpture by resident and visiting faculty
including important visual artists, as well as poets,
architects, choreographers, composers, historians,
journalists, curators. 



George Kubler Collection

The collection comprises a portion of the professional library of George Kubler, former Robert Lehman Professor (1965-1975) and Sterling Professor of the History of Art (1975-1983) at Yale University.



Faber Birren Papers

The papers document Faber Birren's career as an authority on color, particularly during the years 1968-1989. They focus on his scholarship and his endowment of the Birren Collection.