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Art and Art History

A brief guide to information resources on Art and Art History.

Online sources for background information

Reference eBooks

Here is an example of reference eBooks from our collection. These include dictionaries and encyclopedias.

Print Reference Books for Art

Reference books on art are located on the main floor of the library. If you need help finding a reference book, please do not hesitate to ask. A selection of Art titles include the following:

  • Dictionary of Art  Ref N31 D5  34 vols.
  • Encyclopedia of World Art  Ref N31 E533  17 vols.
  • Contemporary Artists  Ref N6490 C6567
  • Dictionary of Women Artists  Ref N8354 D53 1997
  • Oxford Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Arts  Ref NX70 O94 1990
  • Cambridge Guide to the Arts in Britain  Ref NX543 C36  9 vols.

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