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SPN246: Mirrors of the Self; or, the Eye / I of the Artist: Getting Started: Background & Books

Spring 2016, Silvia Berger


Discover: Start here for books, articles & more

The Libraries online catalog and many EBSCO databases, such as Art Abstracts and MLA Bibliogrpahy, are included in Discover, as is JSTOR.

Discover Advanced Search includes limiting options.

Or Search Five College Catalog to Find Books

Five College Library Catalog

To limit to Spanish lanaguage sources, use Advanced search.  Use keyword to find a few sources. Then to find more, click on the subject headings you see. Examples of "Subject begins with" searches:

Artists - [country name]
Artists - Portraits
Autobiographical memory in literature
Autobiography in literature
Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature
Identity (Psychology) in motion pictures
Memory in literature
Memory in motion pictures
Self (Philosophy)
Self knowledge, Theory of
Self portraits
Self-presentation in art
Self-presentation in literature
Subjectivity in motion pictures

Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986
Kahlo, Frida
Molloy, Sylvia -- Criticism and interpretation
Neruda, Pablo, 1904-1973
Ocampo, Silvina -- Criticism and interpretation
Rockwell, Norman, 1894-1978

Background Information

The Libraries' Encyclopedias research page includes additional sources for articles on world music, art, dance, theater, education, and more.

Reference Sources - Dictionaries

For more links to language and news sources on the web, see the Libraries' Spanish & Portuguese subject page (under Research)

Oxford Spanish Language Dictionary Onlinebook jacket Collins Spanish dictionary Diccionario de la Lengua Española (Real Academia Española)Libraries' Spanish subject page tabs

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