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GASP 156E (DePrano): Find Images (and Info) in Google

Italian Renaissance Art 156


The video below recommends the following tips in your Google searches: 1 ) use simple, descriptive words 2) be specific in your word choice and 3) don't worry about capitalization, spelling, and punctuation.

Sample search:

Maiolica jar Italy


Search for a Phrase

Use quotation marks around two or more words to search for a specific phrase.

Sample search:

"medicinal jar"

18 seconds

Word Order

Consider the order of your keyword when you search in Google.

Sample searches:

renaissance apothecary jar

apothecary jar renaissance


Extra Tips

To locate information and images from museums, we can add the keyword museums and limited to .org sites.

Sample Search: "apothecary jar" italy museum site:org