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Short Introduction

The Brooklyn Campus library houses over 200,000 volumes of print based media focusing on visual arts, architecture, design, creative writing, and related fields.

The collection holds 3 rare books by Muybridge:
Animal locomotion, 1887
The Human Figure in Motion, 1901
Animals in Motion, 1918

A number of secondary materials are also held within the collection.

Rights & Reproduction Information

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Collection Items:


Books by Muybridge: 3

Books concerning Muybridge: Various

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200 Willoughby Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11205

Phone: +1 (718) 636-3531



Lead Contact:
Cheryl M Costello; Art & Architecture Librarian(

Open Hours:
The opening hours for the library vary according to seasonal intersessions. For full details see

Accessibility of Muybridge Collections to Public:
Muybridge rare books are held in the Brooklyn Closed Stacks and can be enquired about via the Reference Department,
Tel: (718) 636-3704 Fax: (718) 399-4220 Email: