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

This short guide will introduce you to the specialized resources in the Cleveland Institute of Art’s Gund Library for glass majors.

"Model for a Hotel 2007" Thomas Schutte (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 GLASS topics, the following database will be the most useful:

Useful periodicals for glass 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 glass. We subscribe to many other periodicals that may also include useful information. 

American Craft – A bimonthly magazine published by American Craft Council

Crafts – Contemporary crafts news

Glass – Quarterly publication about glass as a medium for contemporary art

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

Metropolis - Contemporary design, architecture, interior design and crafts

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 glass topics.  Some of these resources are listed below.