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Art & Art History Research Guide

This guide will help you get started with your art research.

Search for Books

Art books, in General

When you search Worldcat (our new book catalog) under the subject, Art, please note that this is a complex topic. Search also under the following subdivisions:

  • names of individual persons who lived before 1400,

  • names of deities or legendary figures,

  • headings of the type [topic]--[subdivision], e.g. Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint--Art; Zephyrus (Greek deity)--Art; Holy Cross--Legends--Art; also subdivision In art under names of countries, cities, etc.,

  • names of individual corporate bodies,

  • individual Christian denominations;

  • and headings of the type [topic] in art, e.g. Christian saints in art.

Open Access Art Books