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Medieval Art & Architecture


About this Guide

This guide will provide resources for art and architecture from early Christianity to the 10th century.

About this Guide


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This Guide is intended to help you with the scholarly resources available for researching your topic for your research paper and presentation.

The Art and Architecture books (call numbers beginning with N) and Photography books (call numbers beginning with TR) are housed in the Bapst Art Library

Other books will be found in several other Boston College Libraries, especially the Thomas P. O'Neill Library and the Theology and Ministry Library(TML)


For help with writing assignments consult A Short Guide to Writing about Art by Sylvan Barnet and Writing about Art by Marjorie Munsterberg.

Both resources guide art students through the writing process. Students are shown how to analyze works of art. The texts covers writing assignments including formal analysis, comparison, research paper, review of an exhibition, essay examination, etc.

Subject Librarian

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Nina Bogdanovsky

O'Neill Library 311

Boston College