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ARTH 2500: History of Photography (Fall 2017): Get the basics

Library Guide to accompany Iftikhar Dadi's fall 2017 course

Oxford Art

Oxford art online

Oxford Art Online is the access point for Grove Art Online, Benezit Dictionary of Artists, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, Oxford Companion to Western Art, and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms. Includes image partnerships and a digital image search.

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Oxford Bibliographies Online

Oxford Bibliographies Online:

Bibilographies of topics in many subject areas, including Classics, the Renaissance, and Art History. With introductions to each topic area, and including guides to introductory works, textbooks, guidebooks, journals, reference works etc., and links to useful websites.

Offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on specific topics in a growing range of subject areas. There are at least 50 specific topical bibliographies in each subject area.

Ethnographic or Imperial?

Francis Frith. Three East Indian Women, 1870s. Albumen print from glass negative. Source: Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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