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KEYWORDS to use:
You can basically look up a combination of the historical time period, or country, and then add "AND art".
You may need to look up both the artist or artwork and style. EXs: Picasso AND Cubism Or "Girl with a Pearl Earring" AND Vermeer.
*note with phrases, use " ".
You can also include the words : criticism, analysis, or interpretation as additional words to help the search.
Remember to look at the reference lists to find more on your topic, or similar articles.
Limit your search to eBooks
Once you have entered a term in the search bar, you come to this screen.
Limit on the left for TYPE of RESOURCE > eBook
Search an eBook
Fine Arts - Ebook Central This link opens in a new window
This is a GREAT collection of art eBooks- If you don't find what you want here, use the search bar from our Homepage and limit to "eBooks" to find what you need.
Once you've entered your term in the search-bar, select a book to search and read:
Select, "Read Online" to see the chapters to select, or search within the text:
Then you can search within for your terms to skim the chapter or book for relevant information:
Then you can also download chapters, save .pdf, print or a multitude of things: