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Dionysos mask,2nd-1st Centuries, BC. Found in Myrina. Housed in the Louvre
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Welcome to the Art History resource guide! Use this guide to find books, articles, images, and other resources about shape-shifting in Art History.
The University of St. Thomas Libraries have a wealth of information in print and online about artists and their art. Please contact me if you have need help with your research or to add suggestions to this guide.
The Oxford companion to World Mythology (electronic resource)
"Covering all aspects of mythology, this Companion includes essays on the world's major mythological traditions (Greek, Native American, Indian, Japanese, Sumerian, Egyptian), along with retellings of better-known myths, and entries on mythological types, motifs, and figures.
Oxford Art Online
The most exhaustive background source for art research. Encyclopedias, dictionaries, the Grove Dictionary of Art and several other resources. Includes extensive image archives from several major North American museums. Limited to 5 simultaneous users.
Oxford Bibliographies - Art History
Oxford Bibliographies Art History is a guide to scholarly literature in the field, covers major categories of research with bibliographies and recommended resources. Articles are written by established scholars.
A searchable database of more than 1 million images, covering many time periods, cultures and disciplines. Users can search, view and download images.
ARTstor - Mobile
Mobile app available AFTER first registering for a personal account on the ARTstor site. Then return to ARTstor on your mobile device and login using your personal account.
Oxford African American Studies Center
The African American Studies Center contains brief articles on all aspects of the African-American experience along with images, primary sources, time lines, maps, tables, and reference resources.
Background Information--In Print