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Craft and Material Studies

Craft Journals


A sampling of research journals in craft and the decorative arts. Click to see holdings in VCU Libraries and online full text access.

Craft DVDs

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Carla-Mae Crookendale
Arts Research Librarian
Contact:
cmcrookendale@vcu.edu
(804) 827-0367
Cabell Library, Room 121-A
Subjects:Arts, Visual

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This guide provides an overview of tools and basic strategies for conducting library research in Craft and Material Studies including
Ceramics, Fiber, Furniture & Wood, Glass and Metal & Jewelry.

Reference Books

Recommended Texts

Top Craft and Decorative Arts Databases

Use databases to search for articles and essays within craft and decorative arts journals.

Criticism and Reviews of Modern and Contemporary Art and Design

In addition to the art databases, try these newspaper and multidisciplinary databases to find
reviews or criticism about contemporary art and design.

Interlibrary Loan

If you can't find the book, article, or dissertation that you want at VCU, try these resources to find what you need.

Citations