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- Academic search premier (EBSCO)
"multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles."--Provider description.
Indexing and abstracting for more than 8,000 journals. Search can be limited to book reviews.
- Art +Architecture Profiles (AAP)
Arts +Architecture Profiles (AAP), like its sister publication, Design Abstracts Retrospective (DAR), is an ongoing project. It covers the same subject
fields as DAR and its focus is on compiling a large, comprehensive dictionary of design and designers. It includes profiles of every single designer, architect, craftsperson, studio, workshop, etc. whose work is discussed or illustrated in the journals and yearbooks covered by DAR.
- Art and design
- Art Institute of Chicago
Visitor information, calendars and online exhibits.
- Art Libraries Network Florence - Munich - Rome
Union catalogue of three German research institutes: Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, Max-Planck-Institut; Zentralinstitut fur Kunstgeschichte,
Munchen; and Bibliotheca Hertziana - Max Planck Institute for Art History, Rome
- Art source
Covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design and features
full-text articles as well as detailed indexing and abstracts for an array of journals, books, podcasts and more. Includes periodicals published in French, Italian, German, Spanish and Dutch.
- Art theorists of the Italian Renaissance
Collection of treatises on art and architecture printed and published between 1470 to 1775 and structured around the two Italian editions of Giorgio Vasari's
Lives of the Artists, with translations mostly from the publication period; contains approximately 4,000 images. Usage info: Licensed for four concurrent users.
- Art, Art History & Design Collection Development Policy
Collection Development Policy for Art, Art History and Design
- ARTbibliographies modern
Coverage: Late 1960s-
ABM abstracts journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews on modern and contemporary art (dating from the
late 19th century onwards) including photography, performance art, video art, computer and electronic art, theater arts, etc., as well as painting, printmaking, sculpture, and drawing.
"A comprehensive index of every artist represented at hundreds of museum sites, image archives, and other online resources"
Arts:Search is a journals-based resource for researching the history of 19th and 20th century art and design. It comprises three related and linked databases:
ReVIEW, Arts + Architecture Profiles (AAP), and Design Abstracts Retrospective (DAR), all of which are searchable from the Arts:Search site.
Searchable database of digital images and associated catalog data, with new image collections added several times a year. ARTstor covers many time periods
and cultures, and documents the fields of architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, design, anthropology, ethnographic and women studies, as well as many other forms of visual culture. Users can search, view, download and organize images.
- Avery index to architectural periodicals
Searchable database with listings of journal articles published worldwide on architecture and design, archaeology, city planning, interior design, and
- Bayeux Tapestry
"The Bayeux Tapestry presents its story of the Norman Conquest of England in words of such simplicity and in images of such power that is has long determined
the view we take of the momentous events of 1064-66. This digital edition creates new and exciting ways of viewing the tapestry, with additional features in the form of a brilliantly-conceived array of supporting material. It transforms the way in which students and teachers alike will be able to approach, to use and to enjoy one of the most remarkable of all our sources for the Middle Ages" --Jewel case.
- Benezit dictionary of artists online (see Oxford art online)
Benezit dictionary of artists online is a separately searchable part of Oxford art online
- BHA and RILA
Covers European and American art from late antiquity up to 2007. Indexes and abstracts art-related books, conference proceedings and dissertations, exhibition
and dealers' catalogs, and articles from more than 1,200 periodicals. From the databases Bibliography of the history of art and RÃ©pertoire international de la littÃ©rature de l'art.
- Bibliography of the history of art (see BHA and RILA)
Covers European and American art from late antiquity up to 2007. Indexes and abstracts art-related books, conference proceedings and dissertations, exhibition
and dealers' catalogs, and articles from more than 1,200 periodicals. From the databases Bibliography of the history of art and Répertoire international de la littérature de l'art.
- Companion to digital humanities
Offers a concise overview of the emerging field of humanities computing. Contains original articles written by leaders in the field. Major sections focus
on the experience of particular disciplines in applying computational methods to research problems; the basic principles of humanities computing; specific applications and methods; and production, dissemination and archiving.
- Concise dictionary of art terms
- Concise Oxford dictionary of art terms (see Oxford art online)
Concise Oxford dictionary of art terms is a separately searchable part of Oxford art online.
- DAAI: Design and applied arts index
"abstracts and bibliographic records for articles, news items, and reviews published in design and applied arts periodicals from 1973 onwards... including
ceramics, glass, jewelry, wood, metalsmithing, graphic design, fashion and clothing, textiles, furniture, interior design, architecture, computer aided design, Web design, computer-generated graphics, animation, product design, industrial design, garden design, and landscape architecture."--About.
- Design Abstracts Retrospective (DAR)
Design Abstracts Retrospective (DAR) is a new ongoing abstracting and indexing service that aims to cover many of the most important design and applied
arts journals and annuals published during the twentieth century. Titles in the initial releases have been selected because of their international coverage and breadth of scope. DAR covers articles on all design, from architecture to embroidery. When complete it will cover over 70 titles.
- Dictionary of modern and contemporary art
- Dictionary of modern design
- Dissertation abstracts online (see Dissertations and theses)
Contains electronic subject catalogs of publications on the history of art, the ancient world, and classical studies. Includes the subject catalogs of
the German Archaeological Institute in Rome, the Bibliography of Iberian Archaeology from the German Archaeological Institute in Madrid, and the Archaeology of Roman Provinces from RGK Frankfurt.
- Encyclopedia of aesthetics (see Oxford art online)
Encyclopedia of aesthetics is a separately searchable part of Oxford art online.
- Getty Publications Virtual Library.
"Free digital backlist titles from the Getty Publications archives." Contains books in the fields of art, photography, archaeology, architecture, conservation,
and the humanities for both general and specialized audiences.
- Google Book Search
Online access to full text of public domain books, reproduced either from text provided by publishers or by selected university/large public libraries.
"Limited preview" or "snippet view" or bibliographic information only for books not in the public domain.
- Google Image Search
Most comprehensive on the Web,with more than 250 million images.
- Grove art online (see Oxford art online)
Grove art online is a separately searchable part of Oxford art online.
- HathiTrust Digital Library
A digital repository for the nation's great research libraries that brings together the immense collections of its partner institutions. It was initially
conceived as a collaboration of the thirteen universities of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation, the University of California system, and the University of Virginia to establish a repository for those universities to archive and share their digitized collections, and quickly expanded to include additional partners with fast growing treasure of digitized collections.
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- Index of Christian art database
Coverage: Dating from Early Apostolic times to 1400 A.D.
Based on The index of Christian art, a thematic and iconographic index of early Christian and medieval art objects to 1400 begun at Princeton University
in 1917. The database contains records of works indexed by the archive since 1991. No images are presently available. Usage info: Licensed for 6 simultaneous users.
- International bibliography of art
IBA contains citations encompassing fine arts in all media (from painting and sculpture to video and new media), decorative arts, museum studies and conservation,
archaeology, folk art, material culture, classical studies, antiques, and architectural history.
- International encyclopaedia for the Middle Ages
Intended as a complement to Lexikon des Mittelalters and integrated with it online. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users. Access info: Click on
"Enter databases" then select International encyclopaedia for the Middle Ages.
- International medieval bibliography
Indexes articles, notes, and similar literature on medieval subjects in journals, Festschriften, conference proceedings, and collected essays. Covers all
aspects of medieval studies within the date range of 400 to 1500 for the entire continent of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa for the period before the Muslim conquest and parts of those areas subsequently controlled by Christian powers. Access info: Click on "Enter databases", then select International Medieval Bibliography
- Iter, Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance
Contains electronic resources for researchers in the study and teaching of the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700). Enables users to access citations
in journal, book, and reviews databases; provides online access to Paul Oskar Kristeller's Iter Italicum (a finding list of Renaissance humanistic manuscripts); provides access to the International directory of scholars (a comprehensive directory of contact information, and information on the research and teaching careers of scholars around the world).
Offers interdisciplinary content to support scholarship and teaching in such areas as humanities, social sciences, and sciences.
- JSTOR ebook collection
A collection of scholarly books in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
- Julian Samora Library and Archives Institute for Latino Studies
The Julian Samora Library at the Institute for Latino Studies at Notre Dame collects, preserves, and provides access to rare books, manuscripts, personal
papers, archives, and oral histories related to the Latino experience in the United States with a particular focus on the Midwest.
- Lexikon des Mittelalters online
An electronic version of the Lexikon des Mittelalters, a fundamental medieval studies encyclopedia covering Europe and parts of the Middle East and North
Africa. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users. Access info: Click on "Enter databases", then select Lexikon des Mittelalters Online.
- Librairie des ducs de Bourgogne
Mode of access: CD-ROMs in Medieval Institute Reference (Rm. 715)
Call Number: MEDIN 715 Electronic Z 6621 .B535 B53 2001
Each CD-ROM contains two complementary databases: a textual database and an image bank. The textual database consists of all the descriptive notes of the
manuscripts. The image bank comprises the reproductions of all illustrations. In addition, there is a series of background articles relating to the history of the Burgundy Library, important persons, or stylistic trends.
- Oxford art online
Provides a single gateway to access images of art works, biographies of artists, and articles from Grove Art Online (based on the 34-volume Dictionary
of Art); Oxford University Press' art reference publications Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms; and the Benezit Dictionary of Artists.
- Oxford companion to Western art
- Oxford companion to Western art (see Oxford art online)
Oxford companion to Western art is a separately searchable part of Oxford art online.
- Oxford dictionary of American art and artists
- Oxford dictionary of art
- Oxford dictionary of art and artists
- Perseus Project: Art and Archaeology.
Presents the art and archaeology section of the Perseus Project at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. Contains a search engine for the Project.
Notes that the Project contains a library of classical art objects, sites, and buildings. Allows users to search the Project for architecture, coins, vases, and sculpture.
- ProQuest dissertations and theses database, full text
Coverage: 1861- (Indexing); 1980- (Abstracting dissertations), 1988- (Abstracting theses), 1997- (Full-text dissertations, where available)
Provides information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses, with subject, title, and author access to almost all American dissertations accepted
at an accredited institution since 1861. Offers full text for most dissertations (Notre Dame and other) added since 1997. Access info: Access to full text (PDF) of Notre Dame dissertations since 1997, restricted to users with valid Notre Dame NetIDs.
ReVIEW aims to digitize many of the most important decorative and fine arts journals published in Europe and the USA during the nineteenth and early twentieth
centuries. ReVIEW, along with the databases Design Abstracts Retrospective (DAR), and Art + Architecture Profiles (AAP), comprise the keyword searchable database, Arts:Search.
- SCIPIO: art and rare books sales/auction catalogs
Searchable database of descriptions of art auction and rare book catalogs for sales from the late 16th century to scheduled auctions not yet held. Descriptions
include the dates and places of sales, the auction houses, sellers, institutional holdings, and titles of works. Usage info: Licensed for one simultaneous user.
- Scottish archaeological internet reports :
Coverage: SAIR 1(2001)-
- Springer eBook collection: Architecture and design
Coverage: years 2005-2008
Provides a list of titles in the collection with links to full text.
- The Correspondence of James McNeill Whistler
In 1855, at the age of 21, Whistler left America to become an art student in Paris, and his correspondence continues until his death in 1903. Based on
records of over 13,000 letters, including copies, surviving in public and private collections around the world, the on-line centenary edition makes available a total of some 10,000 letters covering this period. The edition includes all the letters written by Whistler and all the letters written to him; letters mentioning Whistler are also included on a selective basis.
- Underground and independent comics, comix, and graphic novels
Primary source database focusing on North American and European adult comic books and graphic novels. The collection includes original material from the
1950s to today along with interviews, commentary, theory, and criticism from journals, books, and magazines.
- Web Gallery of Art
The Web Gallery of Art is a virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture of the Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassicism
and Romanticism periods (1100-1850), currently containing over 20.300 reproductions.
A worldwide union catalog created and maintained collectively by more than 9,000 OCLC member institutions. With millions of online records built from the
bibliographic and ownership information of contributing libraries, it is the largest and most comprehensive database of its kind.
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