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Drexel Library

Art History + Visual Studies

RESOURCES FOR ART HISTORY + FINE ART RESEARCH, INCLUDING DESIGN + COSTUME HISTORY

Welcome

This guide is intended to help you with your research for art history + visual studies courses. Use the navigation on the left to find recommended library + freely available resources for all aspects of your research.

Questions? Email the Media Arts + Design Librarian, Shannon Robinson, at smr87@drexel.edu or schedule a research appointment.

New in Art + Art History

Plastic capitalism : contemporary art and the drive to waste
Art after Stonewall, 1969-1989
Great Women Artists
True grit : American prints from 1900 to 1950
Empire of Style : Silk and Fashion in Tang China
Keith Haring

Finding Books + Articles

You'll be using our library system, Summon, to find books + articles to support your research. Check out the brief video on using features in Summon.

Search Summon

Google Scholar logoClick the hamburger menu in the upper left and select Settings. Select Library Links and search for Drexel. Select all the Drexel options and hit Save.

Now when you use Google Scholar, a link to full-text items at Drexel University Libraries will appear (GetIt@Drexel). Click this link and it will direct you to the full-text (or search for the article or book title in Summon). Questions? Ask Shannon!

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