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Art and Architecture: Local Collections

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Important Reference Books

Online Reference Books

The Grove encyclopedia of materials and techniques in art
Gerald W.R. Ward, editor
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
The Grove encyclopedia of American art
Joan Marter, editor in chief
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
The fundamentals of architecture
Lorraine Farrelly
Lausanne : AVA Academia, c2012
 A global history of architecture Francis D.K. Ching, Mark Jarzombek, Vikramaditya Prakash
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2011.
 Print Reference Books


Popular Books from the General Collection

Art history's history
Minor, Vernon Hyde
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, c2001
Relational aesthetics
Bourriaud, Nicolas
[Dijon] : Les Presses du réel, c2002
In the making : creative options for contemporary art
Weintraub, Linda
New York : D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, c2003
Prebles' artforms : an introduction to the visual arts
Frank, Patrick, 1953-
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall, 2005
A short guide to writing about art
Barnet, Sylvan
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson/Prentice Hall, c2011
Italian architecture : from Michelangelo to Borromini
Hopkins, Andrew, 1965-
London : Thames & Hudson, c2002
Brunelleschi's dome : how a Renaissance genius reinvented architecture
King, Ross, 1962-
New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 2001
Drawing : a contemporary approach
Sale, Teel
Belmont, CA : Thomson/Wadsworth, c2004
Seeing the unspeakable : the art of Kara Walker
Shaw, Gwendolyn DuBois, 1968-
Durham : Duke University Press, 2004
Edited by Claire Bishop
London : Whitechapel ; Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2006

Print Journals

Art news
v.68- (1969/70)- (incomplete holdings)
Artforum international
v.42: no.10- (2004)- (Incomplete holdings)



Art 21 [videorecording] : art in the twenty-first century
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video

The book of Kells
Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2004
Picasso and his time
Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities, c2005

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