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Art: Reference Sources

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ArtSTOR

ARTstor

A digital library of approximately 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.

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Oxford Art Online

Oxford Art Online

More than 45,000 articles from the printed 34-volume Dictionary of Art, and updated quarterly with new and revised articles, as well as thousands of images, and the content of The Oxford Companion to Western Art, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics.

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Oxford Reference Online

Oxford Reference

More than 100 dictionaries and reference works from Oxford University Press, including dictionaries of Art and Architecture.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library

More than 80 encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

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Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Histories

 

Encyclopedia of World Art

Although this encyclopedia was last produced in 1983, it is still an extensive work. Richly illustrated, the volumes contain entries on art subjects, art types, and artists.

Call Number:
Ref N31 E56

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

The Oxford Companion to Art

This small yet comprehensive handbook contains brief articles on a wide array of visual arts subjects and artists. It is an excellent introduction for the non-specialist to fine art throughout history.

Call Number:
Ref N33 O9

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-century Art

This handbook is exclusively devoted to worldwide art of the twentieth-century. Like the Oxford Companion to Art, it is organized alphabetically by subject or artist.

Call Number:
Ref N6490 O94

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor