Welcome to the UCLA Library guide for researching Los Angeles and Southern California art and art history.
This guide is intended as a starting place for researchers, pointing to tools, resources, and strategies for finding information related to art and art history in Los Angeles and Southern California. Please use the tabs on the left to locate frequently recommended resources.
Also see the basic guides for Art and Art History, Contemporary Art, and Art in Library Special Collections.
This guide is still being developed: if you have any questions or suggestions for additions to the guide, or, if you need additional assistance with your research, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Created and published by Karly Wildenhaus, April 2017 (updated May 2018)
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