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Resource Guide:

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.

  • Ceramics
  • Pottery craft
  • Pottery & Ceramics
  • ART / Ceramics
  • Pottery
  • Pottery -- 20th Century
  • Ceramic bowls

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.

  • American Ceramic Society Bulletin
  • Ceramics Monthly
  • Ceramics Technical
  • Journal of the American Ceramic Society
  • Journal of Ceramics
  • Pottery Making Illustrated

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
Painting Ceramics: Step-by-Step CraftsNK 4225 .G52 2000
Ceramic SculptureNK 4235 .K45
500 Bowls: Contemporary Exploration of a Timeless DesignNK 4695 .B68 A16 2002
A Century of Ceramics in the United States, 1878-1978: A Study of Its DevelopmentNK 4007 .C56 1979
The Louvre: Sculpture, Ceramics, Objets d’ArtN 2030 .G245 v.1
Pottery Making Techniques: A Pottery Making Illustrated HandbookeBook 2004
Clay: A Studio HandbookeBook 2001