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ART 110: 2D Foundations - Studio Art: Find Journals and Articles
This assignment guide will help students in the Studio Art "2D Foundations" class with their artist research paper.
Pick an artist from the Alfond Collection of Contemporary Art
Internet resources AND Olin Library resources (at least 2 articles from the library)
At least 1 image of the artist’s work with proper caption info
Final paper must have footnotes and bibliography in Chicago Style Citation
Draft of paper must go to the Writing Center
Research takes time! So, give yourself enough time to "get to know" your artist, their works, and their practice
Also, meet with your librarian early on, if you can’t find something on your artist initially. There are lost of resources beyond Olin Library that we can consult if needed.
What are these sources?
In addition to books and exhibition catalogs you may want to find articles, reviews, or book chaptersabout the artist you choose to research. This page lists some databases that can help you.
And don't forget, InterLibrary Loan (ILL) can also get you digital copies of articles, reviews, or book chapters that we might not have in our own library's collection. You can login below or, if you've never used InterLibrary Loan, you can set up an account by clicking "First Time Users."
This search box will help you find journal titles in your field of interest.
Here is a list of reputable and well-read art journals that you have access to through the Olin Library. Just type one of these titles into the Journal Search window and you can browse or search across one of these publications.