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Create and format your own bibliography of articles, books, etc. Import references from databases and use the style guide of your choice!
1. FIND IMAGES
- Browse one of the image databases to locate artworks from a specific time period, subject, style, or artist.
Start with Artstor. Ex: revolution
- Browse Google Arts Project for ideas of artworks by movement, time period, theme, etc.
2. FIND BACKGROUND INFORMATION
- Browse online or print sources to identify specific artists/works of art from different centuries. There are several reference books that can give you a good start, located by the Humanities Help Desk on level 5.
- Once you identify an artist, search the name in Oxford Art Online. Ex: Mary Cassatt
3. FIND BOOKS (SCHOLARSEARCH)
4. FIND ARTICLES
- To find scholarly articles in academic journals, you need to use periodical indexes. Start with Art & Architecture Source and JSTOR (see Articles tab)