Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

IB Art: Home

ASD Electronic Resources

ASD Databases


We now use Google SSO (single sign on). Use your ASD email address to log in to your account.

Recommended Databases for Art

Books in our library

The ASD library has a great collection of art books, including these:

Destiny Library Catalog

Search Titles Search Authors Search Subjects Search Keywords Search Series

Advanced Search 

Log in to library catalog

Museum Art Books - for Free!

Museums/Cultural Centers in Qatar

How do I cite in my comparative study?

Components of the Comparative Study

Task 1: Comparative Study
A Analysis of formal qualities
B Interpretation of function and purpose
C Evaluation of cultural significance
D Making comparisons and connections
E Presentation and specific language
F (HL only) Making connections to own art-making practice

Here's one way to approach the comparative study:


Creative Commons License

This guide is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.

Libguide Creator

Profile Photo
Robert Smith