CONSORT is a search tool that lets you search the collections of OWU, Denison, Kenyon, and the College of Wooster. You can find books, ebooks, periodicals, and audiovisual items.
The subject headings below link to specific topic collections available in CONSORT:
|Architecture||Commercial Art||Jewelry Making|
|Art Education||Graphic Arts [and Design]||Painting|
|Art History||Graphic Design--Typography||Photography|
|Ceramic sculpture||Interior Decoration [and Design]||Sculpture|
|N||Art - General
|NC||Drawing and Design
|NE||Print Making and Engraving|
The Arts (as a field)
Book Trade and Design
Reference books, like dictionaries and encyclopedias, can be helpful starting points for research. They can give you basic information on a person -- their full name, date and place of birth -- and overviews on historical eras and art movements. From there you can find key words to help you search for more specific topics.
You can find reference books for art on the 1st floor of Beeghly, with the same call number ranges listed above. Here's some of what you'll find:
As an OWU student you have access to thousands of ebooks to assist you in your research. Below are links to Art and Architecture collections from our various ebook providers.
You can learn more about how to access ebooks here.