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Welcome to the LibGuide for Art and Art History!  Here you will find information on the many resources the library has available for those studying art.

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Suggested Databases

The University has many databases available for your use. While you may be familiar with general databases, such as Academic Search Premier, you may not know that there are also databases that relate to your specific topic. We have selected a few for you to check out here.

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  • Academic Search Complete
    Provides full text for nearly 3,200 journals covering the social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies, education, and much more.
  • Alexander Street Video
    With Alexander Street Video, users can do a single search across all the Alexander Street videos in the library including collections in history, art and architecture, business, counseling and therapy, dance, opera, theatre, musical performance, anthropology, health and rehabilitation, opera, nursing, science, women’s studies, black studies, LGBT studies, and more.
  • ArtStor
    An easy to search database contain thousands of images. Connected to JStor.
  • Biography in Context
    cludes 600,00 + biographies featuring people from history to science to literature. Hundreds of topic pages with integrated reference material, periodical information and multimedia content. Also included is the Lives & Perspectives Collection which supports high-school curricula and university coursework by providing multidisciplinary content on notable figures and the societal forces that have shaped their lives.
  • Films on Demand
    A collection of more than 6,400 full-length educational films covering a wide variety of disciplines. These films are produced by a number of companies such as Films for the Humanities and Sciences and Cambridge Educational.
  • JSTOR
    A database of scholarly journals that have been digitized starting with their original issues, some of which date back into the 1800s.
  • Learning Express Library
    Find practice tests for the GRE among other exams. To navigate use the search at the bottom of the page.
  • Oxford Art Online
    Includes an expanded online edition of the famous Grove Dictionary of Art, along with the Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics and the Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.
  • Project Muse
    Contains over 100 resources, including information on the visual and performing arts.

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