For those interested in political Americana, Cornell University Library has recently released images from its Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections documenting Barack Obama publicity and memorabilia. ARTstor has recently added images of the visual iconography that provide a fascinating overview of representations of Obama. These images offer students and educators an opportunity to explore aspects of the campaign such as political mobilization, capaign strategies, and marketing through social media.
Access images in ARTstor from the Palomar College Library website. Click on Articles and then select the Arts and Humanities tab.
For remote access, an e-servies id and password are required.
For questions about ARTstor or other databases, please contact Tamara Weintraub, Database and Serials Librarian.