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New additions to the library


Axelsson, Bodil, Fiona R. Cameron, Katherine Hauptman, and Sheenagh Pietrobruno. Museum Digitisations and Emerging Curatorial Agencies Online : Vikings in the Digital Age.

Brunnström, Lasse. Swedish Design: A History.

Buckley, Brad, John Conomos and Dana Arnold. A Companion to Curation.

Smalcerz, Joanna. Smuggling the Renaissance: The Illicit Export of Artworks Out of Italy, 1861-1909.


Available online for May and June 2022 only:



The Art Newspaper is best accessed via EBSCO here