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Art: Visual Reference Sources

This guide provides search tips and information on finding topics such as art, art history, technique, illustration, and more. Learn about where you can look for recommended materials within and outside of the library.

Finding Reference Materials

There are a wide variety of materials available at the library that you can reference for drawing. Browse through the links, books, databases, and videos listed below to explore the resources we have to offer!

Artistic Anatomy Books

Browse the catalogue with these subject terms for similar items in our collection:

Anatomy, artistic
Figure drawing
Human figure in art

Scientific Anatomy Books

Find more books like these with this subject:

Human Anatomy -- Atlases

Anatomical Figures and Models

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Need to draw an anatomical figure or model? The following are available for loan at the Seneca@York Library Borrower Services Desk. All of our models may be used in the library, just ask at the desk for the model of your choice and be prepared with your student number. Instructors may borrow these models for classroom use.

[Please use the tabs to navigate between character models and anatomical figures]

Need to draw an anatomical figure or model? The following are available for loan at the Seneca@York Library Borrower Services Desk. All of our models may be used in the library, just ask at the desk for the model of your choice and be prepared with your student number. Instructors may borrow these models for classroom use.

Art Reference Websites

Databases with Images

Anatomy for Artists: Videos

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