|Rene Magritte (The Treason of Images, 1929) |
General Background - Artists, Art Terms, Period Styles
- Use our catalog
to find books & other materials we own.
- Use WorldCat
to find and request books from other libraries through Interlibrary
Find Articles for Criticism or Background
Finding an article can involve three steps.
& Databases to find articles or citations (see below for suggested databases).
If the citation includes the full-text or image, you can get the
article right away. If not, go to Step 2.
Finder to see if we have the journal you want.
Note: this is the step to go
to if you *already have a citation* in hand. If
we do, get your article from the source. If not, go to Step 3.
Loan to request the article from another library.
Please allow time.
Richard Anuszkiewicz (Vital Quadrant, 1965)
Selected Databases for Art History
- ARTstor - a repository of approximately 300,000 images covering art,
architecture and archeology.
- CAMIO Art Images - provides rights-cleared, high-quality art images for class projects,
art history and studio art programs, course Web sites, lectures,
presentations, and research resources.
Suggestions for Citation Management:
– this is an excellent citation management tool that functions through
Firefox. Note that you will need to sign up for an account if
intend to use this on public/multiple computers. Pay careful
attention to which version is best for you to download.
tool integrates into Word or OpenOffice documents, via a plugin
General Writing & Citation Help:
Egon Schiele (Facade of a House, 1914)