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Culinary Arts

Use this guide to find print and electronic resources in the Culinary Arts at the Bailey Library.

Books about famous chefs, critics, and restauranteurs

More biographies/histories


When searching by subject in the Library online catalog, try using the suggested headings:

  1. Celebrity Chefs
  2. Cooks - Biography
  3. Cooks - California - Biography
  4. Cooks--United States--Biography
  5. Cooking, American
  6. Cooking, French
  7. Cooking, Japanese
  8. Cooking, Italian
  9. Cooking, American--History
  10. Cooking--History
  11. Cooking--United States
  12. Food-History
  13. Food Habits-History
  14. Gastronomy--History
  15. Women Cooks -- Biography
  16. Women Food Writers--Biography



More Biographies/Histories

WCC Catalog - Basic Search

Try searching our library catalog to find books and ebooks on your subject.



Michigan eLibrary   

If you can't find the book you need at WCC's library, you can borrow books from other Michigan libraries through MelCat.  The books will be delivered to WCC for pick-up at the User Service Desk. Most books arrive within 5-7 days.  You will be notified by your WCC e-mail when your books have arrived.