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Links to book, article, and web sites for researching photography.


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Kate Steffens
Special Collections & Archives
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library
San José State University
One Washington Square
San José, CA 95192-0028
408 808-2131

Photographic Processes and History of Photography

The Met’s Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History 

The Timeline presents a thematic, chronological, and geographical exploration of global art history through The Met collection. It is a reference, research, and teaching tool conceived for students and scholars of art history. It is authored by The Met’s experts, and currently comprises more than 1,000 essays, close to 7,600 works of art, 300 chronologies, and 3,700 keywords. It is regularly updated and enriched to provide new scholarship and insights on the collection. 

Works of Art

Care, Handling, and Storage of Photographs