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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 •

Literati •

Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databases

Academic Search Complete •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=a9h

Art Full Text •,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=aft

Art Index Retrospective 1929-1984 •,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=air

Ingenta •

JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III - Interdisciplinary Collections •

JSTOR - Arts & Sciences III •

OCLC FirstSearch •;FSIP%20

WorldCat •;FSIP%20


Complete list of subscription e-journals

Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:

Electronic Full Text Journals (Search "Art") •

AbsoluteArts.Com: Contemporary Art News

Art Daily: The 1st Art Newspaper on the Web

Art Journal

Art Nexus (Latin American Art) •

Arts Journal.Com

Critical Review

Crossings: Electronic Journal of Art & Technology

Directory of Open Access Journals

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

Getty Research Portal

Journal of Contemporary Art

Nineteenth Century Art World Wide (2002 to date) •



Complete list of subscription e-books

Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:

Art & Architecture Thesaurus


Best of Both Worlds: Museums, Libraries, and Archives in a Digital Age

Biographical Dictionary of Art Historians, Museum Directors & Scholars of Art

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

Getty Research Portal

Humanities, Social Sciences and Law E-Book Collection

National Academy Press

Online Books Page

Project Gutenberg: Art

Stokstad, Marilyn: Art History

Timeline of Art History: Metropolitan Museum of Art

Union List Of Artists Names Online

A Unique Slant of Light: The Bicentennial History of Art in Louisiana

University of California Press

World Art Treasures

Professional Associations

American Society of Media Photographers •

Art History Graduate Association •

Association of Art Historians •

College Art Association •

National Art Education Association •

North American Nature Photography Association •

Photographic Society of America •

Society of Architectural Historians •

Visual Resources Association •

Other Online Resources

ADAM: Gateway to Art, Architecture, & Media Info on the Internet •

Art Historians’ Guide to the Movies •

Art History Research Centre •

Art History Resources on the Web •

ArtSource General Resources •

Ask Art (American Artists Database) •

Catalog of American Portraits: National Portrait Gallery •

Computers and the History of Art •

Designs for Democracy •

Distinguished Artists Series •

Flickr: The Commons •

Fundación Juan March •

Getty Institute Research Imaging •

Google Art Project •

Google Cultural Institute •!home:page=1

Internet Art Resources •

International Center of Medieval Art •

Library of Congress: Prints & Photographs Online Catalog •

Library of Congress: Virtual Reference Desk (Art) •

Major 20th Century Contemporary Artists •

Medieval Pottery Research Group •

Mother of all Art and Art History Links and Pages •

MuseumSpot •

Smithsonian Institution Research Information System •

Smithsonian American Art Museum •

Thesaurus for Graphic Materials •

Virtual Library Museums Pages: Directory of Online Museums •

Voice of the Shuttle: Art History •

Wikimedia •

World Art Treasures •

World Wide Web Virtual Library: Art History •