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Art fairs and biennials: Getting started

Resources for studying art fairs and biennials.

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Summon is usually the best starting point for finding articles, books and dissertations. 


You may also want to run supplementary searches in these databases:


A basic search in Summon for material about art fairs:




If you are interested in a particular aspect of art fairs, search like this:



Using quote marks searches for the words as a phrase. Because using quote marks means the search is run very exactly, you will find a few more results like this:



To combine this with subject terms, use this punctuation:



You can of course search for material on specific fairs: