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Art: Introduction


Image - "Many Mansions" by Kerry James Marshall

Welcome to the Art Research Guide!

This guide contains links to resources on a variety of art-related resources. 

See the blue menu on the right to find books, articles, and museum sites related to the study and appreciation of art.  If you need additional help, stop by the Reference Desk or contact references services for assistance.  

To access Library online resources, you need to know your COD MyAccess username and password. 

To get print books from the Library, you'll need your library card number, which can be obtained using this online form. Student and Staff ID Cards can be activated online.   

Image:  "Many Mansions."  Kerry James Marshall 

Using the Library From Off Campus

Access Online Resources

You'll need your COD MyAccess username and password to access the COD Library's databases.  Materials accessible include ebooks, scholarly and peer-reviewed articles, magazine and newspaper articles, films, and sound recordings.  

Off Campus Access to Resources

At the time of this writing the Library's physical spaces are closed to the COD community. However, you can still find books and other materials in the catalog and arrange for pickup.  This guide provides information on:

  • Connecting to the Library
  • Accessing Online Materials
  • Getting Items from the Library
  • Virtual Study Rooms
  • Get Media Lab Help from Off-Campus


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