NOTE! This site uses cookies and similar technologies.

If you not change browser settings, you agree to it. Learn more

I understand

Last posts

  • Il fascino del reale… Chi di voi ha un debole per i dipinti fra Otto e Novecento? Nella foto Vincenzo De Stefani, Mercato a Santa Margherita, 1896, olio su tela. In mostra a Casa Cavazzini fino al 25 febbraio
    Read all

  • Qual è la vostra opera preferita dei nostri musei? Commentate qui o condividete su Instagram un vostro selfie al museo con gli hashtag #civicimuseiUD #MuseumSelfie! Vi aspettiamo su Instagram con il nostro profilo ufficiale @civicimuseiudine
    Read all

  • Dopo le feste, facciamo una passeggiata fino al Castello? Vi aspettano una splendida vista su Udine e tanti musei, come quello dedicato al Risorgimento vi ricompenseranno del fiatone!
    Read all

  • Venerdì 12 gennaio presenteremo il catalogo della mostra fotografica di Ulderica Da Pozzo "Oltre le porte", che avete apprezzato davvero in tanti: appuntamento a Casa Cavazzini alle 18
    Read all

  • "Tutti i bambini sono degli artisti nati; il difficile sta nel fatto di restarlo da grandi". (Pablo Picasso) Per coltivare l'artista, piccolo o grande, che è in noi, ci sono i laboratori didattici.
    Read all

Childbirth and Childbearing among the Friulian Peasantry Museums without BordersL'OFFENSIVA DI CARTA (The Paper Offensive)

Civic Museums Map

Art library

The library currently holds over 45,000 volumes and 350 periodicals, including seventy foreign titles, in its collections. These are constantly updated and cover a broad range of art subjects: archeology, the history of art (antique, modern and contemporary), painting, miniatures, sculpture, graphic design, architecture (artists' monographs, museum catalogues and exhibitions), design, photography, coins, medals, popular traditional crafts, traditional costumes, and decorative arts.

The Friulian section focuses particularly on the places and historical events that have taken place in the provincial capital.

Among the collections worthy of special mention there is the Fondo Augusto Luxardo, which focuses specifically on the theme of the First World War.

A reference library for scholars, researchers, curators and students, in 2015 the Biblioteca D’Arte became part of the Sistema Bibliotecario dell’Hinterland Udinese, the catalogue of which can be accessed online here.

The Interior of the art library


Biblioteca d’arte dei Civici Musei

Castello di Udine, 3° piano

Tel. 0432 1272979

E mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.%22%20%5Ct%20%22_blank">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


The Biblioteca D’Arte offers the following services:

• Consultation service - reading and study of materials on the premises

• Bibliographic and reference consultancy service, including access to databases

• Document photocopying service

• Educational activities arranged through the Museums’Educational Service


Monday and Thursday 9:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 17:00
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00 to 13:00


A photocopy service is provided for a fee in accordance with copyright regulations.

Venues for hire

Rich in history, versatile, and fully functional, the CIVICI MUSEI in UDINE are the ideal place to hold special events such as conferences, meetings, and previews.