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* Library-provided resources require your password for off-campus access
Getting Started/Reference Sources
American Museum of Photography: An outstanding collection of early photography, with information on the history and methods of photography.
Archives of American Art: Repository of primary materials relating to American art
Contemporary Artists, REF N6490.C6567 2001
Dictionary of Art, REF N31.D5 1996
History of Art REF N5300.J3
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Art, REF N33.M23
National Gallery of Art - The Collection: An online tour of the National Gallery, with extensive information about some works including criticism and artist information.
Oxford Dictionary of American Art & Artists, REF N6505.M59 2007
Oxford Dictionary of Art, REF N33.O93
More dictionaries and encyclopedias related to art are available in the Misenheimer reference room and the Charlotte library.
ProQuest Arts & Humanities Database: Journals in art, history, philosophy, music, literature and more
ProQuest Research Library: Interdisciplinary database of scholarly journals, magazines, trade publications, and news
You can find out if we have a particular journal, and if so where to find it, using Find a Journal. You can request articles in journals we don't own via interlibrary loan.
Pfeiffer's Catalog (no password needed). Books and e-books in both libraries. Art books usually have call numbers beginning with N and are located on the main stack level in Misenheimer. Misenheimer books can be sent to Charlotte and vice-versa.
WorldCat: A database of books in libraries everywhere. You can request books we don't own via interlibrary loan.