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FYS 100 - The Nature of Drawing -- Fall 2016: Article Databases

Quick Tips

Leonardo da Vinci, A Bear Walking, ca. 1490
Leonardo da Vinci, A Bear Walking, ca. 1490, Metalpoint on light buff prepared paper.

A simple way to start searching  in an article database is by entering the artist's name along with "and" and the term "drawing" 

da Vinci AND drawing
O'Keefe AND drawing

Digging Deeper--Finding Magazines, Journals & Newspapers

Check scholarly, peer-reviewed journals.  Library databases will lead to articles in scholarly journals and are a good place to start:

A multidisciplinary database of more than 8,500 fulltext periodicals with pdf content going back as far as 1887. Includes indexing and abstracting for more than 12,500 periodicals.

Off-campus users will be asked to enter their LionLink username and password to access the library’s databases. Call 610-921-7211 or email for assistance.

PLEASE NOTE: If you feel you are not getting the materials you need, please ask for help at the Reference Desk or check out our Complete List of Library Databases.

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