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Kendall College of Art & Design Library - Library Basics: Reference Resources

This guide provides key information about accessing resources through the Kendall College Library.

Kendall College of Art & Design Library

About Reference Resources

Reference resources are a good place to begin basic research on a subject or topic. These sources will include general & subject specific encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri. They will provide a general overview and key information on a given subject or topic. 

A good place to start for authoritative historical information on art & architecture is Grove Art Online, available through Oxford Art Online.