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RLRL 3328: Islam and the Iberian Peninsula

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Images

This guide will point to the appropriate scholarly resources for researching your papers for Islam and the Iberian Peninsula.

Sources of Images




You can view and download images from ARTstor, a searchable database of more than 2,5 millions digital images for research, teaching and enjoyment, covering many time periods and cultures, representing architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design. These images can then be inserted into your papers and power point presentations.
 
Islamic Spain & the Arts image collection from ARTstor.

Selected Museum Websites

Citing Images

Images or illustrations can enhance your papers and presentations. Like written sources, images also need to be properly cited. Always cite (give credit) where you found the image. Here are examples of the information needed.

A museum object
cerberus

 

 

Artist's Name (First and Last)
Title and Date
Museum Name and Location
Image Source and ID Number

 


Example:

Andokides Painter
Neck-Handled Amphora: Herakles & Cerberus, Ca. 510 B.C.
Musée du Louvre, Paris, France
ARTstor: UCSD_41822000405785

 

 

 

An image from ARTstor
geese

 

Title of the Work
Artist's Name (First and Last)
Date of the Work
Image Source
Date of Citation
Electronic Database

 


Example
:
Three Geese. Simon de Vlieger, c. 1600-1653.
The Illustrated Bartsch. Vol. 1, Netherlandish Artists.
[cited 22 October 2004]. In ARTstor [database online].
 

 

An image from a Web Site

haystacks

 

 

Title of the Work
Artist's Name (First and Last)
Date of the Work
Image Source
Date of Citation
World Wide Web Site


 

Example:
Haystacks. (Effect of Snow and Sun) Claude Monet. 1891. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, [cited 5 June 2008]

http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/images/h2/h2_29.100.109.jpg