Ching-Jung Chen

Ching-Jung Chen, Associate Professor

Digital Scholarship Librarian

Office: Cohen Library: NA 5/332B
Phone: (212) 650-5369
Fax: (212) 650-7604

EducationPh.D., Art History, Rutgers University, 2001M.A., Art History and Criticism, Stony Brook University, 1992M.L.S., Columbia University, 1988B.A., Philosophy, National Taiwan University, 1986Courses Taught

FIQWS: Painted Portraits: Facts and Fiction

Art100: Introduction to the Visual Arts of the World

Research Interests

The English conversation piece

Art Librarianship


“Library Resources in Art History,” in Teaching Non-traditional Learners: Tools for Creative Instruction, Helene E. Gold ed., Pittsburgh: Library Instruction Publications, 2010, 101-110.

“Great Websites for Art History,” Collection Building 28/4 (2009): 155-158.

“Art History: a Guide to Basic Research Resources,” Collection Building 28 (Summer 2009): 122-125.

“The Tea Party in Early Georgian Conversation Pieces,” British Art Journal 10 (Spring 2009): 30-39.

“Analog to Digital: Conversion of the Image Libraries at the City College of New York,” Art Documentation 28 (Spring 2009): 36-39

(with Sydney Van Nort) “Image Collections at the City College of New York: Collaborative Efforts at a Public Urban College Campus,” VRA Bulletin 35 (Summer 2008)

Additional Information

“Portraying Politeness: Patronage of the Early Georgian Conversation Piece,” Conference presentation, 7 November 2008, 2008 East Central/American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Conference at Georgetown University

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