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Key: Misenheimer
                  Print = Misenheimer Print    Charlotte Print = Charlotte Print    Library-supplied online
              resource = Online (Library-Provided)*   WWW
                Resource = Online (Internet Resource)
* Library-provided resources require your password for off-campus access

Getting Started/Reference Sources

WWW ResourceAmerican Museum of Photography: An outstanding collection of early photography, with information on the history and methods of photography.
WWW ResourceArchives of American Art: Repository of primary materials relating to American art
Library-supplied online resource CAMIO: Database of art images
Misenheimer
                  PrintContemporary Artists, REF N6490.C6567 2001
Misenheimer Print Dictionary of Art, REF N31.D5 1996
Charlotte print collection Encyclopedia of Artists, REF N31.E53 2000
Misenheimer
                  PrintCharlotte print
              collection History of Art REF N5300.J3
Misenheimer
                  PrintMcGraw-Hill Dictionary of Art, REF N33.M23
WWW ResourceNational Gallery of Art - The Collection: An online tour of the National Gallery, with extensive information about some works including criticism and artist information.
Charlotte print collection Oxford Companion to Western Art, REF N33.O923 2001
Misenheimer Print Oxford Dictionary of American Art & Artists, REF N6505.M59 2007
Misenheimer PrintCharlotte print
              collection 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.


Journal Articles

Library-supplied online resource Art & Architecture Complete: Full text of 380 journals and over 200 books in art and architecture, along with indexing and abstracting of hundreds more journals and books and a collection of 63,000 images.
Library-supplied online resource Academic Search Complete: Interdisciplinary index to journals, 8500 full text, majority are scholarly

You can find out if we have a particular journal, and if so where to find it, using Journal Finder. You can request articles in journals we don't own via interlibrary loan.


Books

Library-supplied online resource 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.

Library-supplied online resource WorldCat: A database of books in libraries everywhere. You can request books we don't own via interlibrary loan.

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