Resources

Websites

FBI. “Art Crime Team.” https://www.fbi.gov/investigate/violent-crime/art-theft

International League of Antiquarian Booksellers, “Stolen-Book.Org.” Stolen-Book.org

Interpol. “Works of Art.” http://www.interpol.int/Crime-areas/Works-of-art/Works-of-art

Interpol. “Stolen works of art.” http://www.interpol.int/Forms/WorksOfArtDatabase

Kunstpedia Foundation. “Stolen art register.” http://www.artwis.com/stolen-art-register/

Rare Books and Manuscripts Section Association of College and Research Libraries. “RBMS Security Committee.” http://rbms.info/committees/security/

Rare Books and Manuscripts Section Association of College and Research Libraries. “Theft Report Updates.” http://rbms.info/theft-reports/

Books

Wilkie, Everett C., Jr., compiler. Guide to Security Considerations and Practices for Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collection Libraries. Chicago: Association of College & Research Libraries, 2011.

Albrecht, Steve. Library Security: Better Communication, Safer Facilities. Chicago: ALA, 2015.

Articles

Samuelson, Sare, and Coker. 2012. “Unusual Suspects: The Case of Insider Theft in Research Libraries and Special Collections.” College & Research Libraries 73, no. 6: 556-568. Library Literature & Information Science Full Text (H.W. Wilson). http://crl.acrl.org/content/73/6/556.full.pdf+html

Professional Development / Education

Association for Research into Crimes against Art (ARCA) Postgraduate Certificate Program in the study of art crime and cultural heritage protections. This is an annual summer program. Click here for more information about the 2018 program.

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