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Illustration Research

A research guide created for students in the illustration program at Lesley Art + Design

Research

For in-depth research help, including tips and tools, visit the Art & Design Research Guide, which has links to other LUCAD guides as well!

For resources to help with finding, citing, and legally using visual media, check out the Visual Media Guide


When doing research, try starting with @LL Search, it searches everything @ Lesley Library, including journal databases, book catalogs, eBook libraries, encyclopedia entries, newspaper articles, and streaming media!

@LLSearch

Image of a book for page aesthetics Are you looking to place a hold on a book from another Boston-area library? Are you only looking for books, and you want to limit your search to one Lesley library? You can still do that in our FLO catalog!

Technique

Search Youtube for technique tutorials, like this video series by Kathie Shoemaker, art teacher and illustrator of over 40 children's books.
Check out these other websites too: