100 Picks for this project
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Google and Other Searches
If/When you conduct a regular Google search, include site:.edu in your search to increase your chances of finding a reliable, reputable, scholarly source. See Google Guide Quick Reference: Google Advanced Operators (Cheat Sheet) for a plethora of search limiters.
Advanced ☛ Google Scholar - Search hint: When searching the title of your artwork, put it in quotation marks. Also, add your artist's name to your search, since there may be more than one piece with the same title.
Note: Remember as you search that there may be variations of your artist's name, or other artists with the same or similar name.
Go to Gale eBooks to access these ebooks. If you're off-campus, you'll need your User ID and password.
Renaissance: An Encyclopedia for Students and
Arts and Humanities Throughout the Eras
for background information on your artist.
More background Information
See Wikipedia+ for Wikipedia and a nice array of other background resources.
Scholarly Sources in Print
Scholarly art, architecture, or art history books
History of Art by H. W. Janson,709
History of Architecture by Sir Banister Fletcher, 720
Art History by Marilyn Stokstad, 709, and
Art, A History of Painting, Sculpture, Architecture (2 vols.), Hartt, 709
The Encyclopedia of Sculpture (3 vols), Bostrom, 735.2303
Great Masterpieces of World Art, Field, 704.94
The History of World Sculpture, Bazin, 730
Illustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture, Harris, 720.321
Italian Renaissance Sculpture, Pope-Hennessey, 730.92
2000 Years of Christian Art, Newton and Neil, 704.9482
Understanding Architecture, Roth, 720
Various individual artists’ books (use iPAC to locate)
✩Creative Commons Image Search - HANDY search tool with 4 options: (1) reuse; (2) commercial reuse; (3) reuse with modification; (4) commercial reuse with modification
Creative Commons Search - search many different sites: Google, Flickr, Open Clip Art Library, Fotopedia, Europeana, Google Images, Wikimedia Commons, YouTube, Pixabay, SoundCloud
To change picture properties in Microsoft Word, double click (Mac) or right-click (pc) to Format picture or Insert Caption.
How to Insert Pictures in Word 2007 (with more advanced options)
Wylio.com for free creative commons pictures (automatically includes attribution/credit). For adding an image to a document, Command click (Mac) or Right-click (pc) over picture to view options (instead of copying/embedding code for a blog).
Accessing JStor via our Hawaii State Library account
"Q: What is JSTOR?
A: JSTOR was founded in 1995 to build trusted digital archives for scholarship. Today, we enable the scholarly community to preserve their work and the materials they rely upon, and to build a common research platform that promotes the discovery and use of these resources." (From JStor Frequently Asked Questions)
How to get there: Go to JSTOR (you will need your library card, or you can visit the library.)
1. Select Content I can access.
2. Choose View PDF
Screenshot from JStor FAQ:
3. Register for a JStor account via our Hawaii State Library account.