Art and Art History : Major Resources
Art Encyclopedia/Background Information
Major Art Research (Articles) Databases
Special Topic Art Research Databases
#1 hint: Visit the Kohler Art Library and make full use of our collection. Kohler Art Library has over 175,000 art-related volumes for your research needs. Search the library catalog for call numbers. When you retrieve books from the shelves, look at the books nearby since they are often on the same topic.
#2: Also try searching online catalogs of other major art libraries to identify books in their special focus collections. Although private museum libraries rarely make interlibrary loans, you may be able to borrow from another location. UW-Madison students/faculty can submit requests via interlibrary loan.
Selected libraries for research include: