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A research guide for art students

Using Resources from Off-Campus

When you try to access library resources online from off-campus, you will be prompted to log in with the Appalachian College Association. To login:

username: your last name

password: "lr" + your ID card number deleting any leading zeros.

Example: if your ID number is 000654321, your password would be -- lr654321

Inter-Library Loan

We don't have the title you want? Request it from another library that does through our InterLibrary Loan form. You can even submit a request for another library to scan an article that they have in print and send it to you via email.

Check out our brief Introduction to Interlibrary Loan on Vimeo.

Databases available through your library

A database contains journals in which articles are published.  

  • To discover articles on topics of interest to you, search our databases - listed by subject here.  
  • If you need to find a specific article and you know the title of the journal in which it is published, search for it in Journal Finder
  • If you need to find images, try one of the databases listed on this page.

Image and research Databases - Free

Multisubject databases useful for research in Fine and Performing Arts