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HIAA1631 Authority, Identity, and Visual Culture in Colonial Latin America

Citing art and architecture papers

The format used for art papers is usually either MLA or Chicago Manual of Style. For examples and explanations, below are some useful resources. For Brown Library books that can be checked out or read online, use this subject heading: "Bibliographical citations."

 

18th century family praying in front of painting of the Madonna

Unknown Mexican artist. Portrait of the Fagoga Arozqueta family.1730.  Luna Collection.

Citation Managers at Brown

Brown supports several citation managers, including EndNote, Mendeley, and Zotero. Please see this library page for descriptions. links, and comparisons of the software.

Help with Writing Papers

Your  librarian can help you with researching your paper, but what about the actual writing process?

For Brown Library books that can be checked out or read online, use this subject heading:

Art Criticism -- Authorship.

 

Ornate sculptured church dome

Capilla del Rosario, Templo de Santo Domingo, Puebla, Mexico. 1690. Photograph by Alejandro Linares Garcia via Creative Commons license.