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Art

Top Databases

  • Art Full Text

    Provides international coverage of magazine and journal articles, yearbooks and museum bulletins in art, architecture, and other art-related topics. In addition to articles, indexes reproductions of works of art that appear in indexed periodicals.

  • Art Index Retrospective, 1929 - 1984

    Indexes nearly 600 art periodicals.  

  • Bibliography of the History of Art

    The Getty provides access to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and to the Répertoire de la litterature de l'art (RILA) for no charge.  These citation  databases, searchable together, cover material on European and American visual arts from late antiquity to the present published between 1975 and 2007

Additional Databases (alphabetical)

  • Academic Search Complete

    Covers all subject areas.  Has a mix of magazines and journals, including many that are peer-reviewed.

  • America: History and Life

    Historical coverage of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present, containing citations and abstracts for materials published since 1964.

  • Historical Abstracts

    Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) including world history, military history, women’s history, history of education, and more.

  • Humanities Source

    Coverage of noted scholarly sources and specialized magazines in the humanities and performing arts. Find feature articles and reviews.

  • JSTOR

    Full-text of back issues of more than 100 scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Issues are entered on-line after having been published for 2-5 years.