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Resource Guide:
Artist Business and Marketing

Digital Open Education Resources

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.

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 / Business Aspects
  • Art--Vocational guidance
  • Artists--Vocational guidance
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Small Business
  • Commercial art--United States--Marketing
  • Designers--Vocational guidance

Research Databases

The following databases are specifically useful for your topic. You can search them individually on the databases page.

Online Journals

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 in America
  • Art Bulletin
  • Art Criticism
  • Art Journal
  • Art Monthly
  • Journal of Visual Art Practice

Print 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
Selling Art 101: The Art of Creative SellingN 8600 .D86 2011
The Essential Guide to Business for Artists and DesignerseBook 2020
Photography and the Art MarketeBook 2018
The Graphic Designer’s Business Survival GuideeBook 2013
A Pocket Business Guide for Artists and Designers: 100 Things You Need to KnoweBook 2011