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The Dictionary of Art
Call Number: N31 D5 1996
Publication Date: 2003
BEST PLACE TO START. Covers all the major visual arts. Available in print in the Library.
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THE LIBRARY'S WIKIPEDIA. Database searches many types of encyclopedias and dictionaries. Good place to find Artist Biographies.
If you're looking for information on artists or art movements, Artcyclopedia is a great place to begin.
Recommended Reference Books and Subject Introductions
Schirmer's Encyclopedia of Art
Call Number: N31 L3 2002
Publication Date: 2001
Lots of artist biographies and overviews of major art movements in an easy to read format. Available in print in the Library.
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