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Subject Guide: Art / Art History / Visual Culture

To search the entire collection of print and electronic resources, go to e-Library.

Books in Print | Periodicals | Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc. | Subscription Databases | E-Journals | E-Books | Professional Associations | Other Online Resources

Books in Print: LC Call Numbers in Stacks

Range | Subject
BH | Aesthetics
E78 - E99 | Native American Art
N5300 - N7418 | History of Art
NA190 - NA1614 | History of Architecture
NB | Sculpture
NC | Graphic Arts: Drawing, Design Illustration
ND | Painting
NE | Print Media
NX | Arts In General
TR | Photography

Periodicals: DDCS Call Numbers

Location | Title
700 | Art Papers: 2003 to date
700.5 | Critical Inquiry: 1984 to date
705 | American Art Journal: 1969 to 2002
705 | American Artist: 1985 to 2002
705 | Art Forum: 1999 to 2014
705 | ARTnews: 1980 to date
705 | Art Journal: 1980 to date
705 | Met Museum of Art Bulletin: 1985 to 2005
705 | Modern Painters: 2003 to 2014
705 | October: 2003 to date
745 | Design Issues: 2003 to date
770.5 | Aperture: 2003 to date

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online • http://www.search.eb.com

Literati • http://literati.credoreference.com

Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databaseshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/databaseindex

Academic Search Complete • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=a9h

Art Full Text • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=aft

Art Index Retrospective 1929-1984 • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=air

Ingenta • http://www.ingentaconnect.com/search/advanced

JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III - Interdisciplinary Collections • http://www.jstor.org/search/

JSTOR - Arts & Sciences III • http://www.jstor.org/search/

OCLC FirstSearch • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WilsonSelectPlus;FSIP%20

WorldCat • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WorldCat;FSIP%20

E-Journals

Complete list of subscription e-journalshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ejournals

Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:

Electronic Full Text Journals (Search "Art") • http://atoz.ebsco.com.centenary.idm.oclc.org/Titles/3423?lang=en&lang.menu=en&lang.subject=en

AbsoluteArts.Com: Contemporary Art Newshttp://www.absolutearts.com/

Art Daily: The 1st Art Newspaper on the Webhttp://www.artdaily.com/

Art Journalhttp://art-quarter.com/beck/joe/aj

Art Nexus (Latin American Art) • http://www.universes-in-universe.de/artnexus/start.htm

Arts Journal.Comhttp://www.artsjournal.com/

Critical Reviewhttp://www.criticalreview.com/crf/

Crossings: Electronic Journal of Art & Technologyhttp://crossings.tcd.ie/

Directory of Open Access Journalshttp://www.doaj.org/home

EBSCO Open Access Arts CollectionExplore over 400 full text journals related to the arts.

Getty Research Portalhttp://portal.getty.edu/portal/landing

Journal of Contemporary Arthttp://www.jca-online.com/

Nineteenth Century Art World Wide (2002 to date) • http://www.19thc-artworldwide.org/

Octoberhttp://www.mitpressjournals.org/loi/octo

E-Books

Complete list of subscription e-bookshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ebooks

Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:

Art & Architecture Thesaurushttp://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabulary/aat/

ArtCyclopediahttp://www.artcyclopedia.com/

Best of Both Worlds: Museums, Libraries, and Archives in a Digital Agehttp://www.si.edu/BestofBothWorlds

Biographical Dictionary of Art Historians, Museum Directors & Scholars of Arthttp://www.dictionaryofarthistorians.org/

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)http://www.doabooks.org/

Getty Research Portalhttp://portal.getty.edu/portal/landing

Humanities, Social Sciences and Law E-Book Collectionhttp://www.springerlink.com/humanities-social-sciences-and-law/books/

National Academy Presshttp://www.nap.edu/

Online Books Pagehttp://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/

Project Gutenberg: Arthttp://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Art_%28Bookshelf%29

Stokstad, Marilyn: Art Historyhttp://www.prenhall.com/stokstad/

Timeline of Art History: Metropolitan Museum of Arthttp://www.metmuseum.org/toah/

Union List Of Artists Names Onlinehttp://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabulary/ulan/

A Unique Slant of Light: The Bicentennial History of Art in Louisianahttp://www.nxtbook.com/leh/uniqueslant2012/uniqueslant2012/index.php#/0

University of California Presshttp://publishing.cdlib.org/ucpressebooks//index_subjects.html

World Art Treasureshttp://www.bergerfoundation.ch/

Professional Associations

American Society of Media Photographers • http://www.asmp.org

Art History Graduate Association • http://www.virginia.edu/art/ahga

Association of Art Historians • http://www.aah.org.uk/

College Art Association • http://www.collegeart.org/

National Art Education Association • http://www.naea-reston.org/olc/pub/NAEA/home/

North American Nature Photography Association • http://www.nanpa.org

Photographic Society of America • http://www.psa-photo.org

Society of Architectural Historians • http://www.sah.org/

Visual Resources Association • http://www.vraweb.org/resources.html

Other Online Resources

ADAM: Gateway to Art, Architecture, & Media Info on the Internet • http://www.intute.ac.uk/artsandhumanities

Art Historians’ Guide to the Movies • http://personal1.stthomas.edu/cdeliason/ahgttm.htm

Art History Research Centre • http://www.harmsen.net/ahrc/

Art History Resources on the Web • http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTHLinks.html

ArtSource General Resources • http://www.ilpi.com/artsource/general.html

Ask Art (American Artists Database) • http://askart.com/

Catalog of American Portraits: National Portrait Gallery • http://npgportraits.si.edu/emuseumCAP/code/emuseum.asp

Computers and the History of Art • http://www.chart.ac.uk/

Designs for Democracy • http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/designs_for_democracy/index.html

Distinguished Artists Series • http://www.tfaoi.com/distingu/alvarez.htm

Flickr: The Commons • http://www.flickr.com/commons

Getty Institute Research Imaging • http://www.getty.edu/research/institute/

Google Art Project • http://www.googleartproject.com/collections/

Google Cultural Institute • http://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/#!home:page=1

Internet Art Resources • http://artresources.com/

International Center of Medieval Art • http://medievalart.org/

Library of Congress: Prints & Photographs Online Catalog • http://www.loc.gov/pictures/

Library of Congress: Virtual Reference Desk (Art) • http://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/virtualref.html#art

Major 20th Century Contemporary Artists • http://the-artists.org/

Medieval Pottery Research Group • http://www.medievalpottery.org.uk/

Mother of all Art and Art History Links and Pages • http://www.art-design.umich.edu/mother

MuseumSpot • http://www.museumspot.com

Smithsonian Institution Research Information System • http://www.siris.si.edu/

Smithsonian American Art Museum • http://www.youtube.com/user/americanartmuseum

Thesaurus for Graphic Materials • http://blogs.loc.gov/picturethis/2012/10/a-yak-by-any-other-name-meet-the-thesaurus-for-graphic-materials/

Virtual Library Museums Pages: Directory of Online Museums • http://icom.museum/

Voice of the Shuttle: Art History • http://vos.ucsb.edu/browse.asp?id=2707

Wikimedia • http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

World Art Treasures • http://www.bergerfoundation.ch/

World Wide Web Virtual Library: Art History • http://www.chart.ac.uk/vlib/