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Art and Architecture History: ART 335

Black World Studies Databases

Art Databases

African Art Journals

African Arts

NKA: Journal of Contemporary African Art

Critical Interventions: Journal of African Art History and Visual Culture

Where is the article?

Click on the "Find it!" icon to find more information about where to get the actual article once you find it in an index or database.

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If the article is available online, you will see a link to it.

If the article is available in print, you will see a library location (e.g. King Library) and a call number.  Go to that library's periodicals section and look up the call number.  Make sure you write down the volume, issue, and year of your article before you go.

If no copies are available, click on the link that says "InterLibrary Loan Options."  Click on "Journal Article" and fill out the info.  We will try to find the article for you and mail or email it to you.

Info about journals

"Is that journal peer-reviewed or scholarly?"  Find out more information about many journals in Ulrich's Periodicals Directory.

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  1. Search by journal TITLE or ISSN whenever possible
  2. Referee shirt icon means it's peer-reviewed
  3. Click on the journal title to see what kind of journal it is (under "Document type")

Call Numbers for African Art

If you're browsing in the Art/Arch library for books on African Art, try looking in the


area.  Look in Folios and Non-Folios.  If you see a book that looks relevant, check out the book's bibliography.  You can copy down titles from that bibliography and search for those titles in the catalog.

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