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ART 131 - West - Art and Culture: Late Gothic through Modern Periods: Get Started

Art & Culture: Late Gothic through Modern

Library Tutorial 1: Getting Started with Research

Library Tutorial 2: Information Resources

Reference Resources

Start your research with some general background information about your topic using reference resources, like encyclopedias and dictionaries.  Some reference resource will be available in print at the library. (See the bottom of this column, below.)  Other reference resources are available electronically full text. (See the column at right.)  The tutorials below will teach you about how to get started with your research, and how to choose among information resources.

Print Reference Books

A variety of print reference books is available at the library.

Arts & Humanities Through the Eras

Arts & Humanities Through the Eras

Profiling milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music and religion from a specific period, each volume in this set helps students and researchers understand the various disciplines of the humanities in relation to each other, as well as to history and culture. An overview of the period and a chronology of major world events begin each volume.

E-Reference Resources