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FYS - Rethinking Photography - Milligan (2019): Finding Books

CONSORT

Search the CONSORT CATALOG for items held by CONSORT Libraries. Consort is a shared catalog for the following schools: The College of Wooster, Denison University, Kenyon College, and Ohio Wesleyan University. You can request books held in other CONSORT libraries directly through the CONSORT system. These items take an average or 2-4 working days to be delivered to our library. You will receive a message on your @wooster.edu account to let you know when items have arrived. They will be placed on hold for you at the Gault Reserves Desk.

OhioLINK

Search the OhioLINK CATALOG for items held by OhioLINK Libraries. You can request books held in other OhioLINK libraries directly through the OhioLINK system. These items take an average or 2-4 working days to be delivered to our library. You will receive a message on your @wooster.edu account to let you know when items have arrived. They will be placed on hold for you at the Gault Reserves Desk.

EXAMPLE--BOOK RESOURCE

There are many book resources available in WOO MAIN that will be useful for researching topics in this course.  One title that you may want to look at is The Public Image: Photography and Civic Spectatorship.  If WOO's copy is checked out, you can check out a copy from CONSORT or OHIOLINK.

You can go to the shelf to find the book under the CALL NUMBER WOO MAIN  TR183.H375 2016 and other books on the same topic will be shelved in the same area.  

Also, whenever you find a book on your topic, you may want to look at assigned subject headings  If you look at The Public Image: Photography and Civic Spectatorship  you will see the subject heading PHOTOGRAPHY--SOCIAL ASPECTS.  You may want to click on the subject heading  to see what books are available in Wooster or other CONSORT libraries.  Remember, you can move your search to OHIOLINK to view titles available for request from schools outside of CONSORT libraries.

There are also many e-book resources available.  One title that you may want to look at is From Snapshots to Social Media.

 

 

 

Keywords

Some keywords to consider for this course:

cultural memory and photography

digital photography

photography

photography and history

photography and society

photographers

photographs and social media

photojournalism

popular culture and photography

visual art

 

 

 

 

[names of individual photographers]

 

LC Subject Headings

Books in the CONSORT and OhioLINK catalogs are assigned Library of Congress (LC)

Subject Headings. Here are some subject headings to consider for this course:

ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

PHOTOGRAPHERS

PHOTOGRAPHY, ARTISTIC

PHOTOGRAPHY--HISTORY

PHOTOGRAPHY--HISTORY--21ST CENTURY

PHOTOGRAPHY--PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS

PHOTOGRAPHY--SOCIAL ASPECTS

PHOTOJOURNALISM

 

[names of individual photographers]

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