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Collection Inventories and Finding Aids

The Special Collections and Institutional Archives departments create finding aids for the Getty Research Institute's archival and visual resource collections and for a few historical records of the J. Paul Getty Trust. A "finding aid" describes the scope and contents of a group of records and provides an inventory of materials within the records.

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Please note, operators (NOT, OR, and AND) must be capitalized.

hockneySearch keywords for 'hockney'
marinetti notebooksSearch keywords for 'marinetti' AND 'notebooks'
marinetti AND notebooks(same as above; note 'AND' must be capitalized)
title:marinetti notebooksSearch title for 'marinetti' AND 'notebooks'
creator:shulman title:gettySearch creator for 'shulman' AND title for 'getty'
russia OR ussrSearch keyword for 'russia' OR 'ussr'
subject:russia OR ussrSearch subject for 'russia' OR 'ussr'
mexico NOT newSearch keyword for 'mexico' NOT near 'new'
title:NOT gettySearch titles that do NOT contain 'getty'
title:arthur NOT petronioSearch title for 'arthur' NOT near 'petronio'
magritte (letters OR correspondence)Search keywords for 'magritte' AND either 'letters' OR 'correspondence'