Gateways (General Reference and a great starting point)
Welcome to the world of art! The tabs above are a great place to start your research and will give you more specific information.
Do check the Quick Reference and Reference Collection in the Arch/FA Library for art history survey texts found in N5300 and the museum art collection catalogues N 2400 - 3400.
Here are some search strategies:
• Search by artist name: salvador dali or judy chicago or vincent van gogh
• Search by period: painting renaissance or art modern or architecture gothic
• Search by artists’ country: art canada or art france or art hungary
• Search by style: impressionism or realism or cubism
• When using several concepts use the following format:
church architecture gothic
Getty Research Portal - access over 69,000 digitized art history texts. Some are very rare.
Digital Art History - The Getty Research Institute.
Digital Art Web Archives
NINCH: National Initiative for a Networked Cultural Heritage