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This Research Guide helps in the location of sources about the subject of photography.

Search for Articles

Summon Search

Search Options | Summon Help

Search Tips and Examples:

Use the following examples as a guide for what to type in the Summon search box:

  • "American photographers"
  • "digital photography"
  • "digital photography" AND techniques
  • "fashion photography"
  • photography AND culture
  • photography AND aesthetics
  • photography AND advertising
  • photojournalism
  • photojournalism AND awards
  • "portrait photography"

Once you have a list of results, use the options in the side bar to refine your results by date, type of resource, subject, etc.

Online Access

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