OneSearch is the best place to go for research for this assignment. Keep in mind that a lot of the best sources will be chapters (or even just a few pages) in books.
Search Terms Ideas
Start with Ancient Egypt, then try some of the following:
- agriculture or farming
- names of specific ingredients in your recipe (hit or miss)
Books on Reserve
I've ordered two books on Ancient Egyptian food/cooking/recipes. Once they arrive they will be on reserve. You will be able to use the instructor look up to find the numbers:
Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt
Call Number: REF 932 O98
Volume 1 has a 5 page article on diet.
Encyclopedia of the Archaeology of Ancient Egypt
Call Number: REF 932.003 E56
Call numbers for print books:
Ancient Egyptian history and life: 3rd floor, 932
Ancient Egyptian art and architecture: 5th floor, 709.32
Comprehensive database of art images to view, analyze, save for use in presentations. To save/download images you must set up a personal account.
Technical Note: Pop-up blocking software must be disabled or set to allow pop-ups from www.artstor.org. Cookies must be enabled. See technical specifications.
If you are looking for images outside of ARTstor or books, try to find ones that are hosted by a museum. They are much more likely to have a correct description and time period.