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Ceramics: A guide to resources in the CIA's Gund Library: Finding articles

Jug decorated with pictures of sailboats, Iznik pottery, Turkey. Turkish-Anatolian Civilisation, late 16th-early 17th century. (source: Image Quest)

Finding articles in CIA's Gund Library resources

CIA's Gund Library subscribes to many databases that can help you locate articles on any topic. Try the subject headings in the finding books section of this guide as keywords in these databases. 

If you are off campus, you will need to log-in to a proxy using the same username and password you use to log-on to a computer on campus.

For researching CERAMICS topics, the following database will be the most useful:

Useful periodicals for ceramics in CIA's Gund Library

Find both current and back issues in the library of these periodicals that are especially useful for those interested in ceramics. We subscribe to many other periodicals that may also include useful information. 

American Craft – A bimonthly magazine published by American Craft Council

Ceramic Review – Examines both contemporary & historical ceramic art and craft

Ceramics – Beautiful color photos, substantial reviews and in-depth coverage

Ceramics Monthly –Coverage of contemporary issues in ceramic art

Ceramics Technical – Focused on technical issues including research, culture and strategy

Crafts – Contemporary crafts news

Journal of Modern Craft – Peer-reviewed academic research on craft

Metropolis - Contemporary design, architecture, interior design and crafts

New Ceramics - European based ceramics magazine with international contributions

Studio Potter – Studio practice focused, covers technology, criticism, aesthetics, and history

Yarrobil - A quarterly magazine focusing on contemporary ceramic art and culture

Some more resources

In addition to books and periodicals, the library provides access to other kinds of materials that may be useful in learning more about ceramics topics.  Some of these resources are listed below.