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:
Hockney, David. Flowers Sent as a Gift. 1995, Oil on canvas. Exhibited at André Emmerich Gallery, Spring 1996. Image and original data provided by Larry Qualls. ARTstor.
You can search ARTstor by the name of an art work, by geography, by classification (for example, architecture), or by collection (for example, Beyond the Taj). Use the Advanced Search to limit by date.
Helpful videos on using ARTstor can be found on YouTube
Citation Style Guides:
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.
Students will research and write an extensive paper on an art history topic selected in consultation with an advisor. Students will share the results of their research projects in formal oral presentations.