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Art & Art History Guide

Welcome to the Art & Art History Subject Guide.

Audience: CUW undergraduate & graduate students in Art & Art History courses.

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Basics

You can search for journal articles in Primo and library databases

For General Instructions: Finding Journal Articles

To find a specific article

Art Databases by Area

You can search for journal articles in Primo and library databases (see databases tab).

For General Instructions: Finding Journal Articles

Instructions To find a specific article

Primo Journal Title Search

Journal Titles

The following links open databases where you can search for articles within the journal.

Art History EJournals in Browzine

Print Books

You can search for books and ebooks in Primo.

General Directions: Finding Books Guide

Library of Congress Call Numbers

Call Number Subject
N Visual Arts
NB Sculpture
NC Drawing & Design
Painting Doe
NK Decorative Arts

Ebooks

Ebook Central    EBSCO eBooks

Reference books

Title Location
Oxford Companion to Western Art REF N33 .O923 2001
Encyclopedia of Artists REF N31 .E53 2000
A Biographical Dictionary of Artists REF N40 .B53 1995
International Dictionary of Art and Artists Ebook
Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art N8510 .G76 2008
Encyclopedia of Creativity Ebook

Articles/Information

Free Art Images

Video Tutorials