Art History and Studio Art Research Guide: Getting Started


Hello and welcome to the Subject Guide for Art. This guide is intended to help you find resources for conducting research in art via the Oviatt Library. Use the tabs above to find information on reference materials, indexes, writing guides and other useful resources for your research.

Just getting started? Here are some of the key features of the Oviatt Library's homepage:

Feel like browsing? Check out the third floor where the call numbers begin with N through NX. This section has materials related to fine art, including architecture, sculpture, drawing, design, painting, print media, decorative arts, and more.

Additionally, if you're looking to browse for books related to photography, check out the fourth floor where the call numbers begin with TR. This is where materials related to photography are and include books on cameras, photographic processing, lighting, cinematography, and more.