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ART 370 | Museum Studies

Professor McNulty

Background Info?

Background inforomation may be found in reference sources. 

Reference sources provide the following types of information on virtually any topic:

  • Reliable background information;
  • Criticism;
  • Articles written by subject experts;
  • Dates, timelines, events, people related to your topic;
  • Biographical information;
  • A list of further readings, normally found at the end of encyclopedia articles.  Use these references as springboards for further research.

Find Reference sources by searching Bishop Library's Catalog.  Run your search.  In the filters off to the left,  click on Held by Library and Location of Main Floor.

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