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Carla-Mae Crookendale
Arts Research Librarian
(804) 827-0367
Cabell Library, Room 121-L

What is Visual Literacy?

Visual Literacy
is a set of abilities that enables an individual to effectively
find, interpret, evaluate, use, and create images and visual media.

ACRL Visual Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education

Visual Literacy Reference Books

Visual Literacy Image Analysis

Learn what questions to ask when analyzing different types of artwork
with the interactive tool created by the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University.