Last Updated: Mar 14, 2012
The Library by Jacob Lawrence
Link to LibGuides created for specific courses
- Web Evaluation
Learn the criteria for deciding which websites have reliable information.
- Search Tips
Help with searching the online catalog and electronic databases.
- Research Assistance
Schedule a research consultation with a librarian during the planning stages of your research assignment or class project. These sessions can be conducted face to face, by email, online chat sessions, or by phone.
- Interlibrary Loan
Interlibrary Loan is a service provided by O'Kelly Library that assists you in obtaining materials we do not have from other libraries. It takes from 3 - 10 business days to receive materials after requesting them. Click on the link below to request an item online or visit us at the library for assistance.
Since anybody can publish on the web, it is important to use authoritative or credible websites for your research. Using the following reviewed websites and knowing how to evaluate websites yourself can help.
- Voice of the Shuttle
Extensive site for the humanities.
A dictionary of visual arts including pronunciation, diagrams, images, quotations and more links
- Ask Art
Includes art appraisals, art for sale, auction records and miscellaneous artists.
- Art Full Text
Covers all aspects of art, including international and non-Western. Contains over 400 leading art journals, indexing from 1984, full text from 1997.
- Oxford Art Online
Contains full text articles on all aspects of art including biographies of artists and thier works. Please use wssurams as the username and password to access Oxford Art Online (formerly Grove Art Online) from off campus.
Contains full-text scholarly articles dating from the 19th century. Most articles appear 2-5 years after publication. Includes all academic subjects including art.
- Project Muse
Provides full-text “scholarly” articles from the social sciences and humanities including art.
- ProQuest Research Library
Provides magazine, newspaper and scholarly journal articles in all areas of academic study including art. Indexing from 1971-present, full text varies by title.
- Academic Search Premier
Search for articles from all academic disciplines including art.
Users can view artwork from museums and galleries all over the world. Faculty members can also take advantage of interactive features creating materials designed specifically for their classes.
- CAMIO: Catalog for Art Images Online
A growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums.
- Art Images for College Teaching
A free site developed to share art images with the educational community.
How to access databases from office campus
How to find scholarly articles
How to find journals
Interlibrary loan (ILL) and requirements for borrowing through ILL