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ART 395: Glass & Light: Find Articles

+In the research process: ARTICLES

1. Explore topic basics (casual web searching)

2. Background (library catalog: books)

3. Current research (library databases: journal articles)

4. Support your argument (source citation)

5. Drafts & revisions (research librarians & Writing Center)


Why use articles?

Why use articles for research?

  • For very recent, current information
  • Cover very specific subjects
  • Popular topics
  • Alternative viewpoints
  • Reports on scholarly research

Popular Magazines vs. Scholarly Journals

Database searching

Article Databases: By Subject and A-Z List

Art Journals & Magazines

  • African Arts

  • American Art

  • American Craft

  • Aperture

  • Architectural Record

  • Art Bulletin

  • Art History

  • Art Journal

  • Art News

  • Artforum International

  • Arts And Activities

  • Bookforum

  • Clay Times

  • Glass

  • Master Drawings

  • Metropolitan Museum Of Art Bulletin

  • October

  • Parkett

  • Popular Photography (in Magazines)

  • Representations

  • Sculpture

  • Sculpture Review

  • Studio Potter

  • Visual Arts Research