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Illustration: Background

The tabs above list various types of resources for your research in visual arts: background information, books, journal and magazine articles, digital images, and websites. See also other "Related Guides" for architecture, costume, etc.

"The Gnomon Workshop": Online Tutorials


Background Sources

Print sources are located in the Humanities Reference area (by the Help Desk) on level 5.

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Fine Arts Librarian

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Christiane Ramsey
5447 Harold B. Lee Library


Help Desks are closed, but you can still get help by clicking on the Chat box below, or by contacting the Visual Arts librarian.

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Humanities Help Desk
Level 5
M-TH 8am-9pm
​F 8am-6pm
SAT 10am-6pm


Art in the Library

Media Services, level 4

Check out the Creative Media area on level 4 with wide format printer, 3D printer, 3D scanner, cardboard model printer, VR, etc.