Library & Resource Center

Eiteljorg Museum Resource Center books on shelf

Explore and Learn Together

At the Watanabe Family Library and the Stephen and Sharon Zimmerman Resource Center

The Stephen and Sharon Zimmerman Resource Center and the Watanabe Family Library offer learning opportunities for families, helpful resources for educators, students and researchers working on projects. Our librarian can assist you in finding resources about Native America and the West. Make a visit to the Resource Center part of your visit to the museum.

Hours: Open by appointment only.


Catalog Features

  • More than 8,000 books and exhibition catalogs
  • More than 800 videos and DVDs
  • Pamphlets, clippings and more on artists represented in the collection
  • The Sidney and Rosalyn Wiener Collection of 968 books and other publications illustrated by Western illustrators
  • Recorded lectures and interviews with artists
  • Auction catalogs and more

Search the IMPCL Online

Our resources can be accessed and searched on the Indianapolis Public Library online catalog. To use this catalog, use the advanced search and select Eiteljorg Museum Library from the library drop down located under additional limits. A short tutorial will walk you through the process. You can access the tutorial here.