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ART205 - Introduction to Art History - 500 to 1789: Get Started

Researching art history, 500 to 1789

Symbols in Art

Getting Started

The Dictionary of Art is a great place to start. It is available in print only in the library on the Salem Campus.

General Art Reference Books

picture of rose window at the basilica of saint remy, reims, france

St. Remy Basilica, Reims © Godong/Robert Harding World Imagery/Universal Images Group; Image from Britannica ImageQuest

Getting Reference Help

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