Art History: Get Started

Resources for research on the history of art.

In this guide

Red by Franz WeissmanThis guide is designed to help students do research and find resources in art history.

Use the tabs above to navigate through the other pages of the guide:

  • Find Books - Get books available through the library and beyond.
  • Find Articles - Find articles about art, art movements or artists.
  • Get Help - Get help from a librarian 24x7, get support from a tutor, or find a handout or tutorial to help you with your research.

"Red" by Franz Weissman. Retrieved through PCC Visual Resources Collection through ARTstor.

Art History Databases

Regional Museums

The Portland Art Museum offers a College Creative License to students with a valid student ID that includes unlimited admission for a year for a nominal fee. 

Museums of note


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Art History Films