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Regular Library Hours:
Nicholson Library
M-Th 7:30a - midnight; F 7:30a - 6p
Sat 10a - 4p; Sun noon - midnight


Portland Campus
M-Th 8a - 9p; F 8a - 5p
Sat 11a - 5p; Sun 3p - 9p
Between term hours
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Regular Library Hours:
Nicholson Library
M-Th 7:30a - midnight; F 7:30a - 6p
Sat 10a - 4p; Sun noon - midnight


Portland Campus
M-Th 8a - 9p; F 8a - 5p
Sat 11a - 5p; Sun 3p - 9p
Between term hours
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Encyclopedias and Reference

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Art & Music

Art | Music | Research Articles | Websites |

Art

  • American Folk Art: A Regional Reference Gale
    Offers a collection of essays on the life and work of 300 individual artists. (2012)

  • Comic Art in the United States Through 2000, Animation and Cartoons: An International Bibliography Gale
    Provides information on U.S. and Canadian comic art, animation, caricature, and gag, political, illustrative, and magazine cartoons. (2005)

  • Comics Through Time Gale
    Focusing especially on American comic books and graphic novels from the 1930s to the present, this four-volume work provides an authoritative source on the history of the comics medium. (2014)

  • Encyclopedia of Aesthetics Oxford
    Survey the full breadth of critical thought on art, culture, and society from classical philosophy to contemporary critical theory. (1998)

  • Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion Gale
    Includes origins of clothing and body adornment, the development of fabrics and technologies, and social meaning of dress, as well as representative costumes from a wide range of historical areas.(2005)

  • Grove Encyclopedia of American Art
    From Native American art to Colonial art to contemporary American art. (2011)

  • Oxford Art Online
    Grove Art Online comprises the full text of The Dictionary of Art, edited by Jane Turner (1996, 34 vols) and The Oxford Companion to Western Art, edited by Hugh Brigstocke (2001). Articles that have been added or updated since their appearance in print are date-stamped. (Updated regularly)

Music

Research Articles

Websites

  • Smarthistory
    Smarthistory An open source, online multimedia art history textbook authored by art historians from the Pratt Institute.

  • Timeline of Art History
    Brought to you by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, this timeline is elegant and informative.

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