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Selected Resources for Art 280: Art of Mesoamerica

Fall 2016

Books | Web Sites | Periodicals


LC subject headings | Library Catalogs | Selected Bibliography | Top

Library of Congress Subject Headings.

20th ed., 4 vols., 1997.
Kept on the long table by the main bank of EZRA/Web terminals.

Subject headings will be similar to, but may be different from those used in periodical indexes.

Locating Books in Library Catalogs

At Wittenberg: EZRA
At other Ohio Libraries OhioLINK Catalog
In North America For ILL WorldCat
Newish Books:
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures
Reference: F1218.6 .O95 2001
and Electronic Book
Olmec art and archaeology in Mesoamerica
Main Stacks: F1219.8 .O56 2006
Reinterpreting prehistory of Central America
Electronic Book
The art of Mesoamerica : from Olmec to Aztec
Main Stacks: F1219.3.A7 M55 2006
Historical Dictionary of Ancient Mesoamerica
Main Stacks: F1434 .H57 2000
Ancient Teotihuacan : early urbanism in Central Mexico
Main Stacks (New Book Shelf): F1219 .T27 C69 2015
Art of Colonial Latin America
Main Stacks: N6502.2 .B35 2005
The arts in Latin America, 1492-1820
Main Stacks: N6502 .A78 2006
See also:
Call numbers around F 1216-1219 (Mesoamerican culture, including art and archaeology)
Call numbers around N 6502 (Arts of Mexico and Mesoamerica)


Bibliografia Mesoamericana
Index to magazines, journals and other publications on Mesoamerican Art.
Note: much of this content will not be available in our library. Be sure to use Inter-Library Loan to access these articles.
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library: Pre-Columbian Studies
A browsable collection of full text resources and other guides to Pre-Columbian Studies
A collection of articles and other materials on Mesoamerican civilizations.
Oxford Art Online
Full text of the 20+ volume Groves Dictionary of Art. Includes a browseable index to 45,000 articles and 124,000 images.
Art & Architecture Images -- Digital Media Center
Searchable images of over 40,000 art images.
See especially: Mayan Archaeology Images


Search the full text of journal on many subjects, including art, archaeology, history, and anthropology.
Electronic Journal Center
Search the full text of journal on many subjects, including art, archaeology, history, and anthropology.
Anthropology Plus (1890-present)
Index to articles on archaeology and anthropology
Art Abstracts (1929-present)
Key international English-language arts publications. Includes periodicals, yearbooks, museum bulletins, competition and award notices, exhibition listings, interviews, film reviews, and more. (Abstracts for articles starting in March 1994).

Locating Journals:

At Wittenberg:
EZRA, the library catalog: Web EZRA | Telnet to Ezra
See our online list of Journals the Library Has
Periodicals Holdings List (PHiL) (blue folders on index tables in Reference , and also on tables on first floor)
At other Ohio academic libraries:
OhioLINK Central Catalog (Note: you cannot get periodicals through OhioLINK)

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