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Online and print sources for students in Anthropology

Images Online

The following databases and websites are just a few of the sources available for images. These resources will be especially helpful in locating images for the topics you are exploring. Be sure to include a search on Google for other image resources on your topic.

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Image Databases

Art for Anthropology

Citing Art or Images in MLA

Art (online access)

Artist’s last name, first name. Title of art work in italics.  Date of art work. Institution where art work is housed (if known), city where housed if not already named. Database or web site name. Web. Day month year accessed.

Monet, Claude. Meadow with Haystacks at Giverny. 1885. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. ARTstor. Web. 22 Oct. 2004


Warhol, Andy. Dead Stop. 1954. The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh. The Warhol. Web. 27 Apr. 2016.


Art (in print)

Artist’s last name, first name. Title of art work in italics. Date of art work. Institution where art work is housed (if known), city where        housed if not already named. Title of printed source in italics. By Author of printed source. Place of publication: publisher, date.        Page or plate/figure/slide number. Print.

Cassatt, Mary. Mother and Child . Wichita Art Museum. c.1890. American Painting: 1560-1913 . By John Pearce. New York:            
    McGraw, 1964. Slide 22. Print.