Complete the consultation worksheet below ahead of your consult--print & bring it to the meeting. See the resource suggestions below for ideas.
1. Think outside the box! Use print subject-specific reference that you've never noticed before.
2. Or find an overview in one of our reference databases.
3. Use peer-reviewed journal articles with biographical information when your person doesn't show up in reference sources. (see article database links on the right)
4. Or try the national library website of the relevant country or official museums/archives of the person.
You'll find critical treatments in both article databases and in books of history and criticism. Just a few examples are given below.
And here are some books--a few examples of what you could find containing criticism (there are many more).