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Sources on the Web

  • New York Times
    Search arts coverage from the New York Times (Pre-1923 and post-1986 articles are viewable for free)
  • ARTnews
    Search art news from the magazine and digital newsletter.

Google Scholar


APA Citation

APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences.

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Hello Students

cartoonWelcome art students to your all-in-one guide to researching artists. Should you ever be in the Library (or online, near a phone, or within shouting distance), come talk to any of our staff and we'll help out with your research, recommend things you might like, or just get you set up with free stuff.

Pick an Artist

  • Biographies of Famous Artists
    This list covers just 75 of the most famous painters and sculptors. To find other artists, search in the encyclopedia this page also provides.
  • Modern Ceramic Artists
    A list of ceramics artists recently featured in Ceramics Now magazine. Includes biographic info and photos of work.
  • Featured Ceramics Artists
    Featured ceramic artists from Ceramics Today. Includes biographic info and photos of work.

Suggested Library Databases

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Useful Books

Cover Art
Dictionary of Women Artists - Delia Gaze (Editor)
ISBN: 1884964214
Publication Date: 1997-07-01

Cover Art
Norman Rockwell - Thomas S. Buechner
Call Number: 759.1/ROC
ISBN: 9780810981508
Publication Date: 1996-09-01

Wallpaper and the Artist - Marilyn O. Hapgood
ISBN: 0896599337
Publication Date: 1992-09-01

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