Mary and Edwin Meader Fine Art Library

KIA Library Collections

  • Books and videos: Search the library's catalog.
  • Exhibition catalogs
  • Current periodicals
  • Artist Files

    Library Hours

    11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays

    Art Detectives

    The Meader Library's every-month children's event offered September through May. Click here for more information

    Book discussions

    The library hosts book discussions at 2 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month from September through May.

    Using the Library

    The library is open to the public for research and enjoyment. If you're a KIA member, you may borrow materials - just bring in your KIA membership/library card to get started.

    Contact the Library

    Phone: 269-349-7775, ext. 3166

  • New acquisitions

    Library News

    Lots of new titles have been arriving at the Meader Fine Arts Library and we have something for everyone.

    • Learn to draw cacti and succulents with How To Draw Modern Florals: An Introduction To The Art of Flowers, Cacti, and More by Alli Koch.
    • Explore the fascinating history of the color red in Michel Pastoureau s Red: The History of a Color.
    • Christina Baker Kline weaves fact and fiction in her novel A Piece of the World, which was inspired by the painting Christina s World by Andrew Wyeth.
    Modern Florals Book Cover Red book cover Piece of the World book cover

    Be sure to check out our growing DVD collection, our (now circulating) magazine collection, and our children's literature collection!

    Upcoming library events

    To sign up, call 269-349-7775, ext. 3166, or email the library.