Monthly Archives: October 2012

Spooky Images and more…

With this time of year images of pumpkins and candy corn are everywhere – but there is a darker side to the month of October as well – images of skulls, ghosts, witches, and ghouls make this month extra spooky!

The NVC library has lots to offer for any kind of spooky or not-so-spooky images and information about Halloween and Day of the Dead:

Check out our online database Credo Reference for more on the history of Halloween OR Day of the Dead

Daily Life Through History also has a great entry on the history of Halloween

Looking for images? There are all kinds in ARTstor – for tips on where to look within ARTstor, check out the ARTstor blog entry on Halloween. There is also an entry on the even spookier topic of the “hellmouth” here .


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