For background information, start with an exhaustive reference work such as Grove Art Online. The online edition is updated regularly. A print copy (The dictionary of art) is available in the Starr Collection: Starr N 31 .D5 1996
Bibliographies located in books or at the end of journal articles can be very helpful. To learn if Pepperdine has access to a particular journal, search for the name of the journal in the library catalog, or use the 'E-journals' search feature on the Library's Web site.
Online books can be found through a search of the library catalog; limit your search result to Format: Book: ebook Many ebooks can be read by multiple people at the same times
You can search the full-text of books in collections of e-books such as:
Other collections containing some books on art and art history topics:
Citation Style Guides:
An upper-division discussion seminar designed to be a critical examination of the history of the discipline of art history. Includes a study of the primary literature that has defined past and present art historical practice.