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Publications by ARARA
La Pintura The official newsletter of ARARA
La Pintura Downloads: Back issues from Volume 21 (1994-1995) to the present (.pdf format).
Editorial guidelines and submissions.
American Indian Rock Art (AIRA)
Papers presented at annual ARARA conferences, and other current research in rock art
American Indian Rock Art volumes are distributed for ARARA by Bob Edberg at Piedra Pintada Books. For a listing of available volumes, visit http://www.rock-art.com/books/speclist.htm. To inquire about recent volumes not yet listed, contact Bob at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AAARA Online E-Newsletter
ARARA has a bimonthly newsletter that is sent via e-mail. To keep informed about any late breaking conference updates or news affecting our rock art communities, send an email to email@example.com and ask to have your e-mail address added to our distribution list.
Regular Publications from Other Sources
The Rock-Art Discussion List
An online rock art discussion list hosted by Arizona State University encourages individual participation. This list is independent of ARARA. You can subscribe to the rock-art list at the ROCK-ART List subscription link.
Once you have subscribed, log in at http://lists.asu.edu/archives/rock-art.html to view current topics and the archive of past discussions.
Rock Art Papers The Rock Art Papers publicaton series beginning with Volume 18 in 2016 and the annual San Diego Rock Art Symposium have been taken over by the San Diego Rock Art Association. Past volumes of Rock Art Papers published by the San Diego Museum of Man are no longer available from the Museum, which has discontinued its publication program. Out-of-print volumes may be obtained from Piedra Pintada Books and other online retailers.
Utah Rock Art Papers presented at annual URARA conferences are available for free download on the URARA website.
Rock Art Research Journal of IFRAO, the International Federation of Rock Art Organizations.
INORA: International Newsletter On Rock Art edited by Jean Clottes.
Issues of INORA from No. 1 (1992) through No. 61 (2011) are available for free download on the ICOMOS Documentation website. The INORA page on the Bradshaw Foundation website has a few issues but is not maintained and is not a viable source for the newsletter. NOTE: INORA has lost its web domain name and the inoraonline.org address known by many readers is no longer the source for the newsletter. Readers in the U.S. can subscribe through ARARA by sending a check for the $25 annual fee, made out to "ARARA," to Donna Gillette, 11437 Vaquero Way, Nipomo, CA 93444-6657.
Rock Art Studies: A Bibliographic Database
Currently this contains over 20,000 citations to the world's rock art literature, with an emphasis on English language and North American citations, but also some coverage elsewhere. Searches can be by Author, by Title of work, by Place keyword, by Subject keyword, and by combinations of these.
Books on Rock Art of North America by Culture or Area
Reading Lists on Particular Topics Compiled by various individuals.
Rock Art Dissertations A list by state and country
Rock Art Theses A list by state and country.
As a service to our members, we provide links to some recommended by our members.