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Resource Guide:
Art Education

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
Theory and Practice in EducationLB 5-LB 3650
Visual Arts Study and TeachingN 81-N 390

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Art – Study and teaching
  • Art – Study and teaching (early childhood)
  • Art - Study and teaching (Secondary)
  • Art – Study and teaching – United States
  • Art – Study and teaching (elementary) – activity programs
  • Art – Scholarships, Fellowships, etc.
  • Art – Study and teaching – History – 20th century
  • Art – Study and teaching (elementary) – handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Art – Study and teaching – Periodicals

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Artful teaching : integrating the arts for understandingLB 159.5 .U6167 2010
Studio thinking : the real benefits of visual arts educationN 353 .S78 2007
Handbook of research and policy in art educatione-Book
Assessing expressive learning a practical guidee-Book
Against the flow education, the arts and postmodern culturee-Book
The colors of learning integrating the visual artse-Book
Young people, creativity and new technologiese-Book
Art and cognition integrating the visual artse-Book
Career As an Art TeachereBook

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Art Education
  • Art Galleries and Artists of the South
  • Art, Design and Communication in Higher Education
  • Arts Education Policy Review
  • Bulletin of the College Art Association of America
  • ARTNews (print)
  • Art in America

Selected Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.