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Studio Art Resources: Researching artists

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Find books about individual artists by searching these three catalogs:

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BGSU Libraries Catalog: materials owned by BGSU and located in the Jerome Library or at Firelands.

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OhioLINK: materials owned by dozens of academic (and some large public) libraries in Ohio. Books you request will be delivered to BGSU in 3-5 business days.

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WorldCat: materials owned by of tens of thousands of academic, public, and special libraries internationally. Request through ILLiad and allow up to 2 weeks for delivery. 

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Other online sources

Online sources for biographical information

Rembrandt self-portrait, 1630
Rembrandt van Rijn. Self-portrait in a cap
with eyes wide open (1630). Etching.

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