click on the gold text to link to the following recommended sites

Art History Resources
  Art History Resources on the Web
links to prehistoric to 20th century art images and information
  Dictionary of Art Historians
Biographical Dictionary of Historic Scholars, Museum Professionals & Academic Art Historians
  The Art Story
guide to modern art history
  Museums Explained
TFAO report offering explanation of different types of art venues, definitions, and information on exhibition planning and issues
  Escalette Library
Chapman University Phyllis and Ross Escalette Permanent Collection of Art's library
Art History Podcasts
  The Lonely Palette
The podcast that returns art history to the masses, one object at a time.
  Recording Artists
Helen Molesworth gives some of the most incisive and insightful exhibition tours of any contemporary art curator of her generation, and her new podcast Recording Artists, produced by the Getty, puts this intellectual-storytelling skill set to good use.
  Dr. Janina Ramirez - Art Detective
This series is designed to give bite-sized insights into the world of Art History, bringing one image to life across 20 minutes through discussion with experts. History is never far from view, so each image will be expanded to sit within the cultural and historical context that produced it.
  The Art Newspaper
From breaking news and insider insights to exhibitions and events around the world, the team at The Art Newspaper picks apart the art world's big stories with the help of special guests.
  The Sculptor's Funeral
Jason Arkles is an American sculptor working in the traditional methods and materials one would normally associate with a sculptor in Florence. After receiving numerous requests to put his engaging lectures online for others to enjoy, the idea for the podcast was born.
  What Artists Listen To
A podcast that explores the stories and soundtracks of artist’s lives
Art Images
  The Artchive
a comprehensive guide to art with images and information
The international consortium of photo archives
Dictionaries & Thesauri
  Art and Architecture Thesaurus
the Getty's art and architecture searchable thesaurus
  Merriam - Webster Dictionary
standard online dictionary and thesaurus
  Classical Dictionary
Classical dictionary (lots of information on ancient mythology)
Places to See Art
Orange County
Bowers Museum
Cal State University, Fullerton Begovich Gallery
Chapman University Escalette Collection
Grand Central Art Center
Guggenheim Gallery
Laguna Art Museum
OCMA Expand
UC Irvine, University Art Gallery
Los Angeles County
Annenberg Space for Photography
Armory Center for the Arts
Art 2102
Bergamot Station
Blum & Poe Gallery
Brand Library Art Galleries
California African American Art Museum
Cal State LA Fine Arts Gallery
Cal State Long Beach University Art Museum
Claremont Museum of Art
Commonwealth and Council
El Camino College Art Gallery
Gavlak Gallery
The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA
Great Wall of Los Angeles
Huntington Library and Museum
J. Paul Getty Museum/ Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
The Luckman Fine Arts Gallery
Museum of Jurassic Technology
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
Norton Simon Museum
Pomona College Museum of Art
Regen Projects
Southwest Museum
Torrance Art Museum
UCLA Hammer Museum
Vincent Price Art Museum
Western Project
Riverside County
UCR/ CA Museum of Photography
Palm Springs Desert Museum
San Bernardino County
Robert & Frances Fullerton Museum, CSUSB
San Diego County
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
Museum of Man
Museum of Photographic Arts
San Diego Museum of Art
Outside of Southern California
Albright-Knox Gallery
Buffalo, NY
The Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn, NY
Guggenheim Museum
New York, NY
Metropolitan Museum
New York, NY
Museum of Modern Art
New York, NY
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
San Francisco, CA
Site Santa Fe
Santa Fe, NM
Walker Art Center
Minneapolis, MN
Whitney Museum
New York, NY
Outside of the United States
The Louvre
Paris, France
The Tate
London, England
Writing About Art
  Chapman Writing Center
All Chapman students are welcome to meet with a Writing Center tutor who can help you with any part of the writing process, from understanding the assignment and finding a significant topic to editing your final drafts. Call (714) 997-6828 or email to schedule an appointment.
  Approaches to Art
Adams' guide to art historical methodologies
  Art History Paper Writing Guide
University of North Carolina writing guide for art history papers
  Elements of Art
Getty handout on the elements of art
  Writing About Art
Marjorie Munsterberg's guide to using the art historical methodologies
  Writing Essays in Art History
Purdue Owl's guide to writing various kinds or art history papers
  Writing the Art History Paper
Allegheny College's guide to writing various kinds or art history papers
  Visual Analysis
Duke University guide to writing a thorough visual analysis for a work of art

Writing About Art

Hunter Colleges guide for writing about art
Evaluating the Credibility of Your Sources
  Critical Evaluation of Resources
Berkeley's guide to evaluating sources
  Critically Analyzing Information Sources
Cornell University's guide to evaluating paper and digital sources
  Evaluating Internet Sources
Johns Hopkins' guide to evaluating internet sources
Chicago Manual of Style
  Notes on Citations
instructor's notes on CMS with links
  Chicago Manual of Style
Purdue OWL CMS style guide
  Citation Style Chart
Purdue OWL handy style chart
  CMS Notes & Bibliography System
Utica college guide with example footnotes for common materials
  CMS Online
Sample citation formats
  Citation Machine
Tool for formatting proper footnotes
  World Cat
search over a billion materials by searching 10,000 libraries all at once
  Timeline of Art History
the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Timeline of Art History
the world's largest digital encyclopedia.  Recommended with caution!
  Flash Card Maker
free printable flash card maker


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