For further reading in art historical styles and meaning:
For research and writing, especially for those interested in continuing with art history:
Just getting started? These academic art dictionary and encyclopedias are great sources for trustworthy information when first researching an artist, a medium, or a time period.
This guide will provide you with information on how to effectively use the library, as well as resources to aide your success in Art History courses.
Books provide biographical information about your chosen artist, as well as contextual information about your artwork, medium, or time period.
Scholarly articles contain focused, specific arguments.
Use high resolution images for a visual analysis. You will also want to include images in you final paper or presentation.
Primary sources provide first-hand information on the life and time period of your artist.