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Art and Art History

Silencio = Muerte

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Silencio = Muerto.

Verso: 30 gays arrested each night in Buenos Aires. Shame!"

New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 24, 2020.

Welcome to the Art and Art History Subject Guide

Welcome to Art and Art History Resources Guide!

In this guide, you'll find:

Articles: The databases on this page are divided according to the primary subject area.  Those in the top box contain articles from journals that focus on art and art history, while those below cover a broad range of subjects in the humanities and other areas.  You can also find articles using the Summon search in the box below.

Books: The Alfred libraries have several ways to find books on art and art history.  "SUNY Catalog" extends the resources and allows you to search the collections of other libraries, and "Electronic Books" focuses on tools for finding e-books.

Images & Media: The Visual Resources guide is a wonderful place to find information on looking for images, but some image sources are listed on this tab, including a link to the Visual Resources subject guide.

Reference: Dictionaries, encyclopedias, and online databases of similar art-related reference sources.

Websites: A wide range of web resources, both scholarly and popular, that deal with art and art history, including blogs and the websites of several art associations.

Primary Sources & Data: Find primary sources, such as memoirs, letters, autobiographies, or data on glazes and ceramic materials.

Writing & Citing: Guides to the Chicago citation style and tools to help you create and manage your citations.

Course Guides: A collection of subject guides within the larger banner of art, each one dealing with a more specific focus.


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