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IDS 5178: Problems in Museum Studies

Use this guide as a resource to direct you to the appropriate library resources for locating information about Art.


Welcome to Dr. Simon's Problems in Museum Studies library class.  In this library instruction session we will be reviewing library sources pertinent to research for your class.  We will be searching for information about Art and Museum Studies.



Basic Library Tutorials

The  RESEARCH 101 TUTORIALS will provide you with background information about how to use the library such as logging in to the library webpage from off campus, using Find It!, searching three basic databases, etc.  If you are new to using the library, need a refresher, or want to learn about a few important new resoources like Find It! in the library, it would be best to review these tutorials prior to coming to the library for your instruction session.

Information about Museums, Exhibitions and Art in the USF Library

Books about museums, collectors and collecting are located in the AM section.

AM 1-501 Museums. Collectors and collecting

AM  10-100 By country
AM 111-160 Museology. Museum methods, technique, etc.
AM 200-501 Collectors and collecting

Materials about Art and Art History are located in the N section.

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