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LAT 551 Intro to Medieval Latin: Getting Started

Research sources for finding information about visual culture related to medieval art and architecture.

Background Information

First, it is a good idea to get some background about your topic so that you know how to search for it.  

  • When was the artwork created?  
  • What style or time period is it classified as?  
  • Does the title have variant spellings?  
  • Do you know who the creator/artist/author was?  

Oxford Art Online is a database of authoritative articles, and a wonderful solution to finding basic information about artworks.  Each article has a bibliography, so you can continue your research by locating and reading those additional sources.

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