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Selected Resources for Art 271 and 371: Graphic Design and Advanced Graphic Design

Books | Web Sites | Periodicals


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Library of Congress Subject Headings.

31st ed., 5 vols., 2009.
Kept on the long table by the main bank of EZRA/Web terminals.

Locating Books in Library Catalogs

At Wittenberg: EZRA
At other Ohio Libraries OhioLINK Catalog
In North America For ILL WorldCat


Oxford Art Online
Full text of the 20+ volume Groves Dictionary of Art, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and The Concise Oxford 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.


Art Full Text (1983-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).
Art Index Retrospective (1929-1984)
Similar to Art Full Text, but covering older sources.
Bibliography of the History of Art (1975-2007)

Full text of periodicals on many topics including art and art history.

Locating Journals:

At Wittenberg:
EZRA, the library catalog: Web EZRA
See our online list of Journals the Library Has
At other libraries:
OhioLINK Central Catalog (Note: usually you cannot get periodicals through OhioLINK, but you can go to other OhioLINK libraries and use their periodicals on site.)
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) ILL allows you to request articles from other other libraries.
If you need help finding information, please contact Alisa Mizikar at You may also contact all of the reference librarians at or call the reference desk at 937-327-7511.

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