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Research Guide for Animation students

About this Guide

This guide was created to help MICA students and researchers find books, periodicals, articles, DVD's, websites, and other resources in the field of animation. If you have questions, please feel free to visit or contact the Decker Library for assistance.

Animated GIFs: Émile Cohl’s Fantasmagorie (1908)

Animated GIFs: Émile Cohl’s Fantasmagorie (1908)

MICA Animation (BFA)

This is the subject guide for Animation (BFA) and Animation Studio Concentration.

Animation Major

Animation Concentration

Sweaty Eyeballs

MICA Animation on Vimeo

Animation Mentorship Program

Search the Library Catalog

Search the Library Catalog

Find books, ebooks, periodicals, film and video collections (including streaming videos), Masters theses, artists' books, and much more. Note: This will take you to the library website.

MICA Writing Studio

Writing Studio

The Writing Studio offers one-on-one tutoring sessions, programming, and resources designed to bolster the written and verbal communication skills of MICA students.Tutors can assist students with a wide variety of writing projects, including:

  • Academic papers
  • Personal essays
  • Artist statements
  • Any writing assignment
  • Brainstorming / outlining
  • Thesis development
  • Reviewing a draft
  • Grammar
  • Make an Appointment: Call us at (410) 225-2418 or
  • Location: Bunting Center 110
  • Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Hours subject to change.)

Decker Library at the Maryland Institute College of Art | Location: 1401 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217 | Mailing: 1300 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217

Research Help: 410-225-2273 / | General Questions: 410-225-2272 /

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