Library Instruction on Medieval Art & Architecture (Extended)


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Library Instruction on Medieval Art & Architecture (Extended)

  1. 1. Medieval Art & Architecture Date Time Professor Abbey Church of St. Denis Unicorn in Captivity (South Netherlandish) Rose Windows & Lancets in Chartres Cathedral Image available at The Cloisters (Metropolitan Museum of Art) Image through University of Pittsburgh l
  2. 2. Library Resources <ul><li>Find books , e-books, videos </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Library Catalog </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Find articles (Databases) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Art Fulltext </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>JSTOR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>BHA </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Avery </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. FINDING BOOKS & ARTICLES <ul><li>Middle Ages </li></ul><ul><li>Art, Medieval </li></ul><ul><li>Artists, Medieval </li></ul><ul><li>Architecture, Medieval </li></ul><ul><li>Art, Gothic </li></ul><ul><li>Architecture, Gothic </li></ul><ul><li>Art, Romanesque </li></ul><ul><li>Architecture, Romanesque </li></ul>General Searches:
  4. 4. Narrow your search by… <ul><li>MEDIUM </li></ul><ul><li>Mural painting and decoration, Medieval </li></ul><ul><li>Sculpture, Medieval </li></ul><ul><li>Glass painting and staining, Gothic </li></ul><ul><li>Illumination of books and </li></ul><ul><li>manuscripts, Medieval  </li></ul>Leaf from a Royal Manuscript, with Scenes from the Life of Saint Francis ca. 1320–1342 Made in Bologna, Italy Tempera and gold leaf on parchment Metropolitan Museum of Art
  5. 5. <ul><li>GEOGRAPHY </li></ul><ul><li>Mural painting and decoration, English </li></ul><ul><li>Art, Medieval – England </li></ul><ul><li>Sculpture, Medieval – France </li></ul><ul><li>Glass painting and  </li></ul><ul><li>staining, Gothic – France </li></ul>Narrow your search by… Scenes from the Passion of Saint Vincent of Saragossa and the History of His Relics (1244–1247) The Church of St. Germain-des-Prés, Paris The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  6. 6. <ul><li>THEME </li></ul><ul><li>Castles - England – History </li></ul><ul><li>Civilization, Medieval </li></ul><ul><li>Liturgy and architecture </li></ul><ul><li>Social history - Medieval, 500-1500 </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>Narrow your search by… A Day in a Medieval City by Chiara Frugoni
  7. 7. RELATED TOPICS <ul><li>Art patronage </li></ul><ul><li>Icons </li></ul><ul><li>Christian art and symbolism </li></ul><ul><li>Influences </li></ul><ul><li>Byzantine </li></ul><ul><li>Carolingian </li></ul><ul><li>Ottonian </li></ul>
  8. 8. Scenes from the Passion of Saint Vincent of Saragossa and the History of His Relics 1244–1247 From the Church of St. Germain-des-Prés, Paris Pot-metal glass with vitreous paint Stained glass OR Glass painting and staining France 13 th century Middle Ages OR Medieval Iconography OR Symbolism Jesus Christ—Passion—Art Saints in art Cathedrals OR St. Germain-des-Prés Possible Search Terms: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  9. 9. Finding Books: Library Catalog Enter search terms here
  10. 10. Search Results : Books The Narratives of Gothic Stained Glass by Wolfgang Kemp Saints in Art by Rosa Giori The Beauty of the Cross: The Passion of Christ in Theology and the Arts…by Richard Viladesau The World of Saints by Norbert Wolf
  11. 11. Finding Articles Look for Databases by Title under Research *Use similar search terms for finding books and articles Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI) Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) Project Muse JSTOR Art Fulltext & Art Retrospective
  12. 12. Search Results : Articles <ul><li>Art Fulltext </li></ul>BHA (Bibliography of the History of Art) JSTOR Project Muse
  13. 13. Websites <ul><li>Glossary of Medieval Art and Architecture </li></ul><ul><li>(U. of Pittsburgh) </li></ul><ul><li>http:// </li></ul><ul><li>Glimpses of Medieval Life </li></ul><ul><li>(The British Library) </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Selected text by Luttrell Psalter </li></ul><ul><li>International Center of Medieval Art </li></ul><ul><li>Lists relevant websites, online journals, e-texts </li></ul><ul><li>The Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies </li></ul><ul><li>( Georgetown University) </li></ul><ul><li>http:// </li></ul>
  14. 14. More Websites <ul><li>Metropolitan Museum of Art </li></ul><ul><li>Timeline of Art History —European Art in the Middle Ages: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Permanent Collection: </li></ul><ul><li>Early Manuscripts at Oxford University http:// </li></ul><ul><li>Medieval Studies—Images and Exhibitions (Stanford U. Libraries) </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Musee National du Moyen Age </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Offers English version </li></ul>
  15. 15. Need to List Your Sources? Check out these guides… <ul><li>Writing Center Guides </li></ul><ul><li>(Savannah College of Art and Design) </li></ul><ul><li>Assembling a List of Works Cited </li></ul><ul><li>(Duke University) </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Formats citations & creates bibliography. “Bibliography Maker” at </li></ul>
  16. 16. Have Questions? <ul><li>Reference Desk (stop by or call) </li></ul><ul><li>Ask-a-Librarian (email) </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>Created 02/08 by J. Rinalducci