Reading Lists: Arts

Pete Seeger used music as a tool to fight for social justice. His belief in the power of song inspired many and also made him a target for people who didn't like his message. Here are some titles about the life and times of the great Pete Seeger.

Anyone interested in the beauty of the natural world will be drawn to the interlocking fields of art and science that natural history illustration creates. From the Biodiversity Heritage Library's digital collections to Seba's 18th century curiosity cabinets, from Genevieve Jones' nests and eggs to Van Grouw's denuded birds, this list covers a large range of natural history illustration and writings over the centuries.