The Library Research Strategies page gives a quick overview on how to do library research.
The broad periods of history covered on this guide are:
Each period tab has lists of links (for online resources) and call numbers (for print resources) that you may find useful for your research. There are lists of Background & Reference Information Sources, as well as Primary Source resources, Scholarly Article Sources, and other sources of information that you can access in the UCSB Library and via its online resource links.
Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973. 1937. Guernica. (detail: left quarter of canvas) From Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. www.museoreinasofia.es, January 10, 2021.