Chambers Library Survey of  Art History Tonya Holt  Reference & Instruction Librarian
Library Resources <ul><li>(Find Articles) Databases </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search for  articles   in periodicals (journals,...
Databases <ul><li>Search for articles in periodicals  </li></ul><ul><li>Paid subscriptions not available on the internet <...
Remote Access Login Screen :   Appears when you click on a database off campus Jane Student’s UCOnnect ID is  jstudent Jan...
Grove Art Online <ul><li>Full text of the Grove Dictionary of Art </li></ul><ul><ul><li>N31 .D5 1996  in reference collect...
Art Abstracts <ul><li>Citations and abstracts on various aspects of art and architecture </li></ul><ul><li>Sources from le...
Effective Searches <ul><li>Combine keywords using  and  to narrow your search </li></ul><ul><li>Artist  </li></ul><ul><ul>...
Nested Searches <ul><li>Combine synonyms using  or   to broaden your search </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Panel *   or  altarpiece...
More EBSCOhost Databases <ul><li>Humanities International Complete </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Full text of hundreds of journals...
ARTstor <ul><li>High quality images from various art collections </li></ul><ul><li>Information about each image </li></ul>...
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    1. 1. Chambers Library Survey of Art History Tonya Holt Reference & Instruction Librarian
    2. 2. Library Resources <ul><li>(Find Articles) Databases </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search for articles in periodicals (journals, magazines and newspapers) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>(Find Books) UCO Catalog </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search for materials located in our library (books, DVD’s, government publications, etc.) </li></ul></ul>
    3. 3. Databases <ul><li>Search for articles in periodicals </li></ul><ul><li>Paid subscriptions not available on the internet </li></ul><ul><li>Accessible on and off campus </li></ul>
    4. 4. Remote Access Login Screen : Appears when you click on a database off campus Jane Student’s UCOnnect ID is jstudent Jane’s birth date is June 17 th , 1987. Her default PIN is 061787 . Asterisks (*) will appear when you type your PIN
    5. 5. Grove Art Online <ul><li>Full text of the Grove Dictionary of Art </li></ul><ul><ul><li>N31 .D5 1996 in reference collection </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Biographies, short articles & bibliographies </li></ul><ul><li>Covers prehistoric art to present </li></ul><ul><li>Links to art image collections on the web </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Images vary in quality </li></ul></ul><ul><li>3 user limit (except class time) </li></ul>
    6. 6. Art Abstracts <ul><li>Citations and abstracts on various aspects of art and architecture </li></ul><ul><li>Sources from leading international art publications </li></ul><ul><li>Some full text </li></ul>
    7. 7. Effective Searches <ul><li>Combine keywords using and to narrow your search </li></ul><ul><li>Artist </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Eyck * and Jan Van </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Specific work </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ghent * and altarpiece </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Time Period/Location & medium/style </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Renaissance and panel * </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Egypt * and relief * </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Byzantine and mosaic * </li></ul></ul>
    8. 8. Nested Searches <ul><li>Combine synonyms using or to broaden your search </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Panel * or altarpiece * </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Nest terms in parentheses for more specific result </li></ul><ul><ul><li>( panel * or altarpiece * ) and Renaissance </li></ul></ul>
    9. 9. More EBSCOhost Databases <ul><li>Humanities International Complete </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>World wide coverage </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Humanities Abstracts </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cites articles from some of the best-known scholarly journals and numerous specialized magazines </li></ul></ul>
    10. 10. ARTstor <ul><li>High quality images from various art collections </li></ul><ul><li>Information about each image </li></ul><ul><li>Versatile viewing options </li></ul><ul><li>Does not cover all time periods equally </li></ul>

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