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ARTH 225: Art and Fashion: from the Renaissance to the present

Liaison Librarian - Art History, Fine Art

Liaison Librarian - Cultural Studies, Gender Studies

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Sylvia Andrychuk
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Welcome! This is a selective guide of tools to help you do research in ARTH225: Art and Fashion: from the Renaisssance to the present.

Use the tabs in the left navigation bar to find books, journal articles, images and multimedia useful to your research.

Where possible, Queen's University Library has what you need through Omni. Discover the features of Omni in our quick search guide, or our Omni Search Tips libguide.

Where you can't find it at Queen's you can borrow from another library.

Connect to the proxy server using your NetID and password when accessing the Library's electronic resources from off-campus.

Stepping Out: Clothes for a Gallery Goer (AEAC 27 April–1 December 2019)


Evening Dress, 1912–1914, silk and gold lamé (Agnes Etherington Art Centre). Gift of Kathleen M. Richardson, 1988 (C91-719.19) Photo: Bernard Clark

Useful Library of Congress Class Numbers

All "N" Fine Arts class material is held in the Stauffer Library Art Collection, NE wing on the 2nd floor. Other class numbers are integrated throughout Stauffer. Note also locations: Folio, Reference, Course Reserve.

Useful LC classifications to browse art and fashion in the stacks or by Call Number in Omni:

GT500-GT737: Costume. Dress. Fashion 
N: Visual arts
NK4700-4890; NK9503-9505.5: Decorative arts. Costume and its accessories; Textile painting
TR: Photography
TS1490-1548: Setting of textiles
TT490-695: Clothing manufacture

Course Guides

GNDS 350: Feminism, the Body, and Visual Culture