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About Jannes Library: Resources and Policies: Introduction

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Quick Links to Resources

Library Website
Find it all here, the most up-to-date information on everything to do with the Jannes Library.

KCAI Jannes Library Catalog
Access your library account; find books, eBooks, journals, magazines, videos and other resources owned by Jannes Library.
Research Resources
Find encyclopedia articles, definitions, articles, images and more in the library's subscription databases. These databases are licensed for use by KCAI students, faculty and staff. TIP: Use Chrome or Internet Explorer for best results.
These guides highlight resources of interest to those researching specific topics from fibers to animation.

Getting Started

When starting your research think broadly about your topic.  Once you've built a framework, then you're able to focus your research by finding relevant books, in the library catalog, and articles, through our resource launch page. If you need help at any point the library staff is here to help, contact us,

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Find Resources in Jannes Library

Visit the library

The library's website is an important resource that provides access to all of the resources mentioned in this guide. For current library and computer lab hours, new resources and updates to the library's facebook page make sure to visit the library's website.


Jannes Library
4538 Warwick
Kansas City, MO 64111


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New Books and New Media in Jannes Library

A Terrible, Horrible, No Good Year : Hundreds of Stories on the Pandemic : Six-word Memoirs

Includes work by 16 students at the Kansas City Art Institute as well as 2 professors and one instructor

Authorship and Film

eBook also available.

Color Theory : a Critical Introduction

Work by KCAI Printmaking Faculty Laura Berman is on the cover.

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