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Photography Subject Guide

Photography journals & magazines (online)

Aperture (1952 - ) – eMagazine

British Journal of Photography (2009 - ) – eMagazine

Ciel Variable / CV (2003 - ) – eMagazine

Études photographiques (1996-2017) - eJournal

History of Photography (1977 - ) – eJournal

Photographies (2008 - ) – eJournal

Photography & Culture (2008 - ) – eJournal

Prefix Photo (2000 - ) – eMagazine

Visual Studies (2002 - ) - eJournal

Library of Congress Subject Heading: Photography, Artistic – Periodicals


Online resources outside of Concordia University

ASXAn Epicenter for Art & Photography

Getty Conservation Institute
“Fundamentals of the Conservation of Photographs.” Los Angeles, CA: Getty Conservation Institute. Last modified May 2011.

Stulik, Dusan, and Art Kaplan. “The Atlas of Analytical Signatures of Photographic Processes.” Los Angeles, CAGetty Conservation Institute, 2013,

Internet Archive
Photography periodicals

McCord Museum
Collections and Research

National Gallery of Canada
Photostories Canada

Victoria & Albert Museum
Online collections (including many early photographic artefacts)

Call numbers and subject headings

Library of Congress call numbers for Photography

TR  Photography
TR1-1050  Photography
TR250-265  Cameras
TR287-500  Photographic processing. Darkroom technique 
TR504-508  Transparencies. Diapositives
TR510-545  Color photography
TR550-581  Studio and laboratory
TR590-620  Lighting
TR624-835  Applied photography (including artistic, commercial, medical photography, photocopying processes)
TR845-899  Cinematography. Motion pictures

Library of Congress Subject Headings for Photography (selection)

Art and photography



Photography – Canada

Photography, Artistic

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Guide prepared by Michel Hardy-Vallée, Ph.D. (Art History), Visiting Scholar at the Gail and Stephen A. Jarislowsky Institute for Studies in Canadian Art, in collaboration with Concordia University Library

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