Critical and Creative Studies Guide

The following guide provides resources on the topic of Critical + Creative Studies including books, databases, journals, search terms and external web links.


Images at Work: The Material Culture of Enchantment

153.32 M847

Cultural Appropriation and the Arts

700.103 Y681

Art + Religion in the 21st century

704.948 R813

Aboriginal Art, Identity and Appropriation

709.944 C692

The Hospitality of Presence : Problems of Otherness in Hysserl's Phenomenology

142.7 B619

Art & Politics Now

700.103 D748

Core Concepts in Cultural Anthropology 5th Ed.

306 L399 2013

Renew Marxist Art History

701.03 R411

Anthropocene Feminism

305.42 A628

Contemporary Art and Classical Myth

704.947 C761 2016


Academic Search Complete

Database for scholarly research with full-text journals and peer-reviewed journals focusing on STEM research, as well as for the social sciences and humanities.

Art, Design and Architecture Collection

A comprehensive survey of current publications in the fields of visual and applied arts.

Bibliography of Native North Americans

Covers all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life.

Soc Index

Comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.

World History in Context

This database spans world history from the ancient world all the way up to recent current events, putting issues of interest in their historical context. Multi-media content includes journal articles, primary source documents, historical maps, news sources and web links.


First America Art

Creative Review


Journal of Material Culture

Search Terms

Browse Catalogue

Cultural Property  Art and Anthropology   Ethnology in Art 
Material Culture  Arts and Society  Social History in Art 
Art and Religion  Culture  Semiology 
Visual Literacy  Art Methodology  Cultural Theory 
Visual Theory  Feminist Theory  Deconstructionism 
Marxism  Phenomenology  Postcolonial Theory 

Web Links

Canadian Heritage

The Heresies