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Art subject guide

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Welcome to the art research guide! Use this guide to find books, articles, images, and other resources about the history of art. Please contact me if you have any questions or to make suggestions of resources to add to this guide.

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Art Databases

  • ARTstor  
    ARTstor is a digital library more than 700,000 images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes.


Subject Headings

A few subject headings you can use when searching Libraries' catalog.

  • Architecture -- History
  • Art -- Bibliography
  • Art, Early Christian
  • Art -- Historiography
  • Art -- History
  • Art -- Italy
  • Art and history
  • Art and society
  • Art criticism-Historiography
  • Art criticism-Methodology
  • Art criticism-Philosophy
  • History of printmaking
  • Art-Historiography
  • Art-Methodology
  • Art-Philosophy
  • Art-Psychology
  • Feminism and art

Subject Guide

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