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AR 121a Writing About Art: Library Research Class: Encyclopedias and Other Reference Sources

A guide to assist you with research on a work in the Lunder Collection of the Colby College Museum of Art

Art Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Start with an encylopedia or dictionary to find biographies and dates of artists, definitions of art terms, background on cultures or styles, including a concise bibliography to get you started.

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Important Print Sources for American Art Reference

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