Articles & Databases


Key Resources in Visual Arts

Art Full Text/Art Index Retrospective
Featuring full-text articles, indexing and abstracts from an international array of publications, this database is a comprehensive resource covering fine, decorative and commercial art, as well as photography, folk art, film, architecture and much more. [More about Art Full Text/Art Index Retrospective]  Service Alert

Artstor
The Artstor Digital Library provides over 1.6 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible collection of software tools for organizing and presenting research. [More about Artstor] 
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Bibliography of the History of Art
For art historians, here is a freely available Internet database that offers a wide-ranging art history bibliography for European and American art from late antiquity through the 20th Century. [More about Bibliography of the History of Art] 

JSTOR
Multidisciplinary journal collection, including the social sciences, humanities, and sciences. [More about JSTOR] 

Oxford Art Online
An authoritative and user-friendly online art resource that lets researchers access and cross-search several authoritative art reference works simultaneously: Grove Art Online; The Benezit Dictionary of Artists; The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics; The Oxford Companion to Western Art; and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms. [More about Oxford Art Online] 

Additional Resources in Visual Arts

Academic Search Premier
A multidisciplinary collection of articles from scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers and other sources. [More about Academic Search Premier]  Service Alert

American Periodicals Series Online
Full text database ranging from 1740 to 1940, including special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines, and other historically significant periodicals. [More about American Periodicals Series Online] 

Avery Architectural Index
Find articles from over 700 worldwide journals about architecture and architectural design topics. [More about Avery Architectural Index] 

Berg Fashion Library
The Berg Fashion Library offers a unique online portal with easy access to the Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, e-books, selected reference works, and articles. [More about Berg Fashion Library] 

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center
This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of a variety of hobby enthusiasts, with full text magazines and books. [More about Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center]  Service Alert

Project MUSE
Multidisciplinary e-journal collection for humanities and social sciences. [More about Project MUSE] 

Scopus
Database of peer reviewed journal articles. [More about Scopus]