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Visual Arts: Photography

This introduces you to a reliable approach for finding information and identifies key library resources in the fields of visual arts

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Call numbers

TR (Photography)

TR 640-690 (Artistic Photography)

NE (Print Media)

NC 997-1003 (Graphic Design)

N 5300-7418 (History of Art)


The Elements of Photography : Understanding and Creating Sophisticated Images

Faris Belt, Angela

eISBN: 9780240815169 | ISBN: 9780240815152


The Focal Encyclopedia of Photography

Peres, Michael R.

eISBN: 9780080477848 | ISBN: 9780240807409


by Busch, David D.

eISBN: 1435458338 | ISBN: 1598634011


American Photo

Jan 1990 (Vol. 1, no. 1) - present

ISSN: 1046-8986


The British Journal of Photography

Jan 7, 2009 (Vol. 156, no. 7717) - present


Popular Photography

Jan 1988 (Vol. 95, no. 1) - present


Studio and Location Photography

Mar 2005 (Vol. 8, no. 3) - Apr 2009 (Vol. 12, no. 4)