1) Search these two encyclopedia databases for overviews and basic information about your artist and/or artwork.
2) Then, find books and articles with the "Start Your Research" search box below.
To borrow print books, sign in to the library's search box using your college username/password to get full access.
Request to borrow print books from the library's search box page by clicking on a print book link and fill in the Request for pickup at Library Circulation Desk.
The staff will bring the book to the circulation desk. Make sure to bring a photo ID when you pick it up.
For articles from magazines and newspapers, click Advanced Search and add a second concept to narrow your search.
Use these books for up to two hours in the library. You'll need a photo ID.
This well-known book lists the detailed lives of 2,565 saints:
Butler, Alban, et al. Lives of the Saints.
Call number: BX 4654 .B8 1956 Vol. 1-4.
If you are searching for a particular artist, enter the artist’s name in the search box. More ideas are below.
Painting, Modern 20th century
Architecture United States
Art, Renaissance Italy
Persia (or, use: Iran History)
Art, Greek History
Art, Ancient Egypt
This database lists the works in the SUNY Adirondack campus art collection: