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Dictionaries & Thesauri

A Dictionary of Japanese Art Terms, Bilingual / Wa-Ei Taisho Nihon Bijutsu Yogo Jiten
Print Location: Art Library Reference, N 7350 .W23 1990
Use to translate Japanese characters into English. Arranged by "stroke count". There is a useful "Index of Romanized Japanese Terms" in the back.  OBIS record

BEOLINGUS
More than 480,000 German-English word translations with examples, synonyms, and grammatical hints    
Dictionary of Museology
Print Location: Art AM 3.D525 1986

A vocabulary for museum work translated into twenty languages
OBIS record


Dictionnaire Polyglotte des Termes d'Art et d'Archeologie
Print Location: Art N33.R42
OBIS record
Elsevier's Dictionary of Art History Terms
Print Location: Art Ref. N 33 .E49 2005
French-English and English-French
English-German dictionary, Art History Archaeology
Print Location: Art Ref. N 33.A556 1987


Multilingual Glossary for Art Librarians : English with Indexes in Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Swedish
English with Indexes in Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Swedish
Print: Art Ref. N34 .M84 1996


Reading Knowledge in German: A Course for Art Historians and Archaeologists
Print Location: Art Ref. PF3120.A75A6
A handbook intended for use with a course.  Useful tips and advice for reading German texts about art.

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