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The art of studying art: Survival guide for new students

Do you know all of the “101 Things to Learn in Art School”? Do you possess any of the “Study Skills for Art, Design & Media Students”? This selection of books will help both new and seasoned art students navigate the demanding world of the undergraduate art degree. These  resources can help you to start thinking about your career, improve your writing skills, and excel as an ADM student.

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A short guide to writing about art
Barnet, Sylvan.
Pearson,c2008.
N7476.B261 2008
Criticizing art : understanding the contemporary
Barrett, Terry, 1945-
McGraw-Hill,2012.
N7476.B274
A guide to preparing your portfolio : contemporary solutions
Bowstead, Jay McCauley.
A & C Black,2011.
N8351.B788
Careers in focus. Comic books and graphic novels
Ferguson Publishing.
Ferguson’s,c2012.
NC1764.C271
Career opportunities in the visual arts
Clark, Richard P.
Ferguson,c2006.
N8350.C594
Verbalising the visual : translating art and design into words
Clarke, Michael, 1952-
AVA Academia,2007.
N7476.C599
How to write art history
D’Alleva, Anne.
Laurence King,c2010.
N7480.D146 2010
Opportunities in commercial art and graphic design careers
Gordon, Barbara, 1933-
VGM Career Books,c2004.
NC1001.6.G662
How to get a job in animation (and keep it)
Hamm, Gene.
Heinemann,c2006.
NC1765.H224
Becoming a graphic designer : a guide to careers in design
Heller, Steven.
John Wiley & Sons,c2010.
NC1001.H477B
The art life : on creativity and career
Horodner, Stuart.
Atlanta Contemporary Art Center ;c2012.
N66.A784r
Study power : study skills to improve your learning and your grades
Luckie, William R.
Brookline Books,c1998.
LB1049.L941
Study skills for art, design, and media students
Mann, Stewart.
Longman, an imprint of Pearson,2010.
N87.M282
How to think like a great graphic designer
Millman, Debbie.
Allworth Press :c2007.
NC1000.M655
The successful artist’s career guide : finding your way in the business of art
Peot, Margaret.
North Light Books,c2012.
N8350.P419
Art is not what you think it is
Preziosi, Donald, 1941-
Wiley-Blackwell,2012.
N7425.P944
Effective study skills
Price, Geraldine.
Pearson /Longman,2007.
LB1049.P945
Opportunities in cartooning and animation careers
Sacks, Terence J.
McGraw-Hill,c2008.
NC1765.S121
Letters to young filmmakers : creativity & getting your films made
Suber, Howard, 1937-
Michael Wiese Productions,c2011.
PN1995.9.P7S941
College study skills : becoming a strategic learner
Van Blerkom, Dianna L.
Wadsworth Cengage,c2009.
LB2395.V217
101 things to learn in art school
White, Kit, 1951-
MIT Press,c2011.
N325.W585
Art schooled : a year among prodigies, rebels, and visionaries at a world-class art college
Witham, Larry, 1952-
University Press of New England,c2012.
N330.B32W822
Starting your career as an artist : a guide for painters, sculptors, photographers, and other visual artists
Wojak, Angie.
Allworth Press,c2011.
N6505.W847
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