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POM / Latin American and Latinx Art / Romero / Fall 2021

Find Background Information

Dictionaries and encyclopedias provide background information on a topic or concept.

Find articles in art magazines and scholarly journals

Remember that some art journals are magazines are only in print. Use the "Get This Item" button to link to full text or to request a PDF. 

Besides the resources below, you can browse a partial listing of the Library's art journal subscriptions.

Finding Books

Books are an essential part of art and art history research. Three of the most common types of art books are

Monographs - books about a single artist's work

Exhibition Catalogs - books documenting a museum or gallery exhibition

Catalogues Raisonnés - books that document all the known works by a single artist

Use the Library Search on the Library's Homepage to find these and other types of art/art history books.

Search Hint: to find exhibition catalogs, add the keyword "exhibitions" to your search

To borrow books we don't own or that are checked out, use the "Get This Item" button in Library Search Records to have the book delivered from another library.


Below, you'll also find some resources for discovering eBooks (and articles) through the Library: