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ARH110: Art & Its Histories: Find Books & Catalogs

Fall 2018 - F. Ward

Smith & The Five Colleges

Five College Library Catalog
Search for books, media, and more at all Five Colleges.

2 Ways to Search for Books & Catalogs

Start with a Known Item
When you know the title and/or author of a book or museum catalog, for example
Qin Terracotta Army: Teasures of Lintong

  • Look up books cited in the references and bibliiographies of Oxford Art Online, your reserve readings, or other sources and then ... 
  • Follow the hot-linked subject headings of interesting titles to find more books and catalogs on the topics

Start with Subject Headings
Use the subject key words listed below to find information about the terracotta army:

  • Qin shi huang, Emperor of China, 259 B.C.-210 B.C. -- Tomb
  • Terra-cotta sculpture, Chinese --Qin-Han dynasties, 221 B.C.-220 A.D.
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- China -- Shaanxi Sheng
  • China -- Antiquities | Shaanxi Sheng (China) -- Antiquities
  • China -- History -- Qin dynasty, 221-207 B.C.

Not at Smith? Getting Books & Media

Request Materials
Use the Library catalog to request delivery of books and media in other Five Colleges and in the Smith Library Annex.

Interlibrary Loan
Request books and media not available in the Five Colleges.