Mildred R. and Frederick M. Mayer Library

The Mayer Library is the art research library of the Dallas Museum of Art. The non-circulating collection supports research on the Museum’s collection and special exhibitions as well as providing general information about art and art history of all periods. The library is available to DMA staff, docents, and the public, including students, collectors, and researchers.  

Search the Library Catalog    *The catalog may be unavailable August 25-26 as it undergoes routine maintenence.

Library Hours - Summer 2016
Tuesday–Friday: Open by appointment only. E-mail or call 214-922-1277 to schedule an appointment.
For more information:
1717 North Harwood 
Dallas, Texas 75201
Library Guidelines and Services
  • Patrons requesting library materials are required to sign in.  
  • Leave large bags and coats with the Museum's Coat Check.
  • Do not bring in original artwork.    
  • Copy services:  Black-and-white copies are 25¢ per page; student rate is 15¢ per page. Fragile or rare items may only be copied at the Librarian's discretion.
  • Payment for copies and printouts is by cash only.  
  • Wi-Fi is available.