About This Guide

It is designed to assist you in the study and research of art and art history. Navigate the pages using the tabs at the top. Designed with online distance learning students in mind, it includes a Library Resources page and a Writing & Citation Help page.

Page Contents

  • Search & Research Basics: which databases to use for your research and how to search on them
  • Art Basics: the principals and elements of art, useful tips
  • Library Resources: key resources and materials at LAHC Library
  • Web Resources: art and art history vocabulary, art movements, artists’ websites, and more
  • Finding Articles & Books: where and how to find them
  • Finding Images: great sources for finding them
  • Writing & Citation Help: guides on writing and citing sources and using citation formats – the go-to page for information on how to cite images!