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Art & Art History

This guide is intended to help you get started with your art research.

Peter Doig. 2000-2002. Gasthof zur Muldentalsperre. Place: The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Nancy Lauter McDougal and Alfred L. McDougal. http://library.artstor.org.ezproxy.lib.ucalgary.ca/asset/AWSS35953_35953_41726411


This guide covers library resources and direction for art history, painting, printmaking, sculpture, drawing, photography, art education, and textiles (rugs), including:

  • Orientation to art collections and services
  • Assignments and research papers
  • Thesis and research literature review assistance
  • Electronic databases, including identifying, accessing, searching, and retrieving fulltext articles and high-resolution images 
  • Book a LCR instruction class for your students and/or have an online handout prepared for a specific art course or assignment.

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