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Literature and Arts in Historical Context - New: Home

Guide Info

The guide is designed to help you get started with research for Literature and Arts in Historical Context and related courses.

Browse the Library

If you want to just browse the Masland Library shelves for books related to Literature use the call number ranges below. 

  Call Number Ranges
Literature (General) PN1-6790
      Criticism PN80-99
      Literary history PN441-1009.5
            Special relations, movements, and currents of literature PN597-605
                  By period PN610-779
                       Ancient PN611-649
                      Medieval PN661-694
                      Modern PN695-779
                           Renaissance PN715-749

If you want to just browse the Masland Library shelves for books related to Art use the call number ranges below. 

  Call Number Ranges
Visual Arts N1-(9211)
      General N1-58
      Theory. Philosophy. Aesthetics of the visual arts N61-72
History N5300-7415
General works N7420-7525.8
Special subjects of art N7560-8266
Sculpture NB1-1952
      General NB1-50
      History NB60-1115
      General works NB1135-1150
      Designs and techniques NB1160-1195
Drawing. Design. Illustration NC1-1940
      General NC1-45
      History of Drawing NC50-266
      General works NC703-725
      Technique NC730-758
Painting ND28-3416
      General ND25-(48)
      History ND49-813
      Special Subjects ND1288-1460
      Techniques and materials ND1470-1625
Arts in general NX1-820
      General NX1-260
      History of the arts NX440-632
      Special subjects, characters, persons, religious arts, etc. NX650-694

If you want to just browse the Masland Library shelves for books related to Architecture use the call number ranges below. 

  Call Number Ranges
Architecture NA1-9428
      General NA1-60
      History NA190-1555.5
      General works NA2500-2599
      Architectural criticism NA2599.5-2599.9
      Details and decoration NA2835-4050
      Special classes of buildings NA4100-8480

 

If you want to just browse the Masland Library shelves for books related to Music use the call number ranges below. 

  Call Number Ranges
Literature on Music ML1-3930
      History and Criticism ML159-3795
           General works ML189-161
           By period ML162-197
           By region or country ML198-360.6
     Philosophical and societal aspects of music. Physics and acoustics of music. Physiological aspects of music. ML3800-3923
           General works ML3800
           Criticism ML3880-3915
           Social and political aspects of music ML3916-3918
           Religious aspects of music ML3921-3921.8

Research Consultation

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