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IAH 221C - Schweitzer: Artistic and Literary Resources

Where to Start: Discovering Artistic and Literary Materials

A combination of Web and library database searching can help you to discover artistic or literary pieces and information about them.

  • Try Google first to look for ideas and names of literary or artistic works.
  • Once you've located a work of interest, search for the work's name in the the Libraries' main search box on the home page (
  • Try one of the specialized databases listed below for more information about your works.

Visual Arts

Music and Video

Streaming Music


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