ART

Art Books:  Find a great collection of art books in the 700’s.  These may be found in the Reference Collection or in the General Collection in the back right of the library.

On-line Encyclopedias and Databases:

AP Images  Find photos from around the world

Art Museum Image Gallery  Search for artist , art period, work of art for full color display and background information.

Encyclopedia Britannica: Read the encyclopedic entry plus find reliable sites quickly.

Gale Resource Group: Use “Discovering Collection” to find artists’ biographies.

 WORLD WIDE WEB:

The Rijksmuseum: Probably the best website world-wide offered by a real-life museum.”

Web Gallery of Art“… a virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture of the Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque periods…”

National Gallery of Art:In our nation’s capital

National Gallery:England’s premiere art museum

Louvre Museum: Fabulous site of the renowned museum.

Biography.Com