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Survey of Contemporary Art - ARTS 185 - Ryan

Research Strategy

Research Strategy

1) Be organized!

2) Start with artsy.net, artnet.com. and/or find the artist's website. Find the artist's CV and mine the bibliographic resources on the site.

3) Check Oxford Art Online

4) Check Principia College Library Catalog/I-Share (Request now if you are on campus)

5) Check Journal Databases

6) Check news sources if needed.

5) Repeat as needed

Art Image Strategy

Prebuilt Artstor Collections -

1) Use the Advanced Search to search by creator or material or technique.

2) Use the date range to limit what time period you are looking for.

3) You can also use the classification limit for specific types of works.