Fine Arts: E-Resources you can use from home
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This applies when you are looking for books, articles, websites, or anytime you are using a database. The words (search terms) you type in when you are searching for information on your topic are critical to finding what you need. Obviously if you are interested in the education of immigrants, you would not type in the word banana. That is not what I mean. Consider two things:
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From our database page, scroll down to Gale e-Books and you will be able to search many quality encyclopedias all at once or individually including but NOT LIMITED TO
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Oxford Art Online provides images, biographies and full-text articles covering art subjects from prehistory to today. Click here and scroll down to Oxford Art Online
FOR IMAGES, click to see this page and offer suggestions of sites to add
Museum Computer Network offers links to numerous virtual museum tours and onine collections.
Just a few of the many in San Diego
and many more
Terms and Jargon
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