The International Review of African American Art: Grief Recycled. Vol. 15. No. 2. Hampton, VA: Hampton University Museum, 1998.
The International Review of African American Art: Norman Lewis (1909-1979) Art and Legacy, vol. 24, no. 1. Hampton, VA: Hampton University Museum, 2015. Essay by Joyce Wellman, "The Nurturing Space of Cinque Gallery."
The International Review of African American Art, vol. 10, no. 3. Hampton, VA: Hampton University Museum, 1993. Essay by Richard J. Powell, “Journeying Beyond: The Prints and Paintings of Joyce Wellman.”
The International Review of African American Art, Printmaking, vol. 6, no. 4. Hampton, VA: Hampton University Museum, 1985.
Forbes, Dennis L. Krishna Reddy: Master Printmaker, Sculptor, Artist. "Know the Artist" Series #1. 2010.
King-Hammond, Lesley. Gumbo Ya Ya: Anthology of Contemporary African-American Women Artists. New York: Midmarch Arts Pr, 1995.
Lewis, Samella. African American Art and Artists. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994.
Exhibition brochure: Free Stylin' Homage to Ed Clark — Works by Joyce Wellman. Foundry Gallery, Washington, DC. January 3-February 2, 2020. Essay by Michelle Parkerson.
Exhibition catalogue: Prints & Artists: WD Printmaking Workshop 1970–Present. Group exhibition, American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Alper Initiative for Washington Art. September 3–October 20, 2019.
Exhibition brochure: Coded Messages: Joyce Wellman. Lockhart Gallery, State University of New York, Geneseo, January 24–March 8, 2018. Essay by Adrienne L. Childs, PhD.
Exhibition catalogue: Dancing on the Edge of the Abyss: Abstractions by African American Women Artists in the Cochran Collection. The Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA, April 21–August 26, 2018.
Exhibition catalogue: Circle of Friends. Group exhibition, American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Alper Initiative for Washington Art, Washington, DC. January 13–March 13, 2016.
Farrington, Lisa. Creating Their Own Image: The History of African-American Women Artists. Oxford University Press, 2011.
Exhibition catalogue: Art in Embassies Exhibition, United States Exhibition of Georgetown, Guyana. Group exhibition. Curated by Sarah Tanguy. 2009.
Exhibition brochure: Set Theory: Joyce Wellman Prints, Paintings, Drawings. Gallery 1, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AK. January 16–March 7, 2007.
The Experimental Printmaking Institute Presents: Tague-Blackburn Artist in Residence Joyce Wellman. Easton, PA: Lafayette College, 2006.
Exhibition catalogue: Chance and Necessity. Traveling group exhibition. Curated by Power Boothe. Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD. Boyden Gallery, St. Mary's College, St. Mary's City, MD; McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA; Kennedy Museum of Art, Ohio University, Athens, OH. 1998-1999.
Exhibition catalogue: Works on Paper: Prints by Stephanie Pogue and Joyce Wellman. Group exhibition, Howard University Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. January 10–February 7, 1992.
Exhibition brochure: Let the Art be First. Group exhibition, Washington Women's Arts Center. Washington, DC. February 4–March 1, 1986.
Exhibition catalogue: Atlanta Life Insurance Company, Fourth Annual National Art Competition and Exhibition. Group exhibition. January 6–February 29, 1984. Awarded third prize in Printmaking.