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#Art, Art History, & Art Appreciation

A guide to resource in support of the art & art history classes (including art appreciation) at LSC-University Park.

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You Are HereThis guide is organized both by topic as well as by type of information source. Use the navigation options to the left, or keep reading to get explanations of each page's content. This home page also includes links to departmental pages and background info for this subject.

Photo of women taking cell phone photos of art in a museumCourse Guides

Find more topical links in these guides to specific art courses.

Photo of statue of leaning woman in an art galleryResearch: Scholarly Sources

Where to find peer-reviewed research through the library databases.

Photo of sketch artist drawing a woman's face in charcoalEbooks & Books

Sampling of topical books from our collection.

Photo of a snippet of colorful graffitiOnline Sources

Find online topic overviews and other media sources like podcasts.

Photo of glass pyramid in front of LouvreExperiencing Art

Locate art events in the Houston area, plus online museum collections.

Photo of colored pencils with a handheld sharpener, with shavingsCreating Art

Resources to help you develop your skills.

Photo of hands sculpting clay on a pottery wheelCareers

Connect with information about becoming a professional artist.

Illustrated linesCitations

See examples of Chicago citations for art and connect with citation guides.

Background Info