To find a book about photography & photojournalism:
You may borrow circulating books for four weeks.
This subscription database offers more than 170,000 electronic books.
TR287-500 Photographic processing. Darkroom technique
TR504-508 Transparencies. Diapositives
TR510-545 Color photography
TR550-581 Studio and laboratory
TR624-835 Applied photography-Including artistic, commercial, medical photography, photocopying processes
TR845-899 Cinematography. Motion pictures
TR925-1050 Photomechanical processes
Copy and paste subjects like these into the book database:
If you are researching a well-known photographer, search by his or her name (try last name first) to see if the Library owns an entire book on that person. If not, search by one of the broad subjects listed below, and check the indexes in the back of the books you find for your photographer's name.
Also think of specific historical events, places, people, or time periods that were subjects of newspapers or magazine articles documentaries. Some subject headings examples are:
Abused women, Pictorial works
Jews, Europe, Eastern
World War, 1939-1945
United States, History, 1961-1969
Cities and towns United States
Subject headings may include the subheading "Portraits" or "Pictorial works" if the books are largely pictorial or photographic. Try searching by those terms also, or combine them with another subject using "and," such as: Pictorial works and Vietnam.
SUNY Adirondack library has photography-related books, including some textbooks, on course reserve.