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Art / Art History / Visual Culture
Complete list of subscription databases • http://www.centenary.edu/library/research/databaseindex
Art Full Text
Art Full Text is a comprehensive resource for art information featuring full-text articles for 300 publications dating back to 1995, indexing and abstracting for over 600 periodicals dating back to 1985, including 280 peer-reviewed journals, and indexing and abstracting for over 13,000 art dissertations. The database includes 200,000 art reproductions and an art-specific thesaurus.
Art Index Retrospective 1929-1984
Art Index Retrospective provides users access to over half a century of art literature covering fine, decorative and commercial art. Content includes high-quality indexing of over 600 peer-reviewed publications and citations for over 25, 000 books reviews.
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
Published by Getty Research Institute, is the only comprehensive American guide to current literature of architecture and design. This index covers international, scholarly and popular literature and publications of professional associations; United States and regional periodicals; major publications of Europe, Asia, Latin American and Australia.
JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III Interdisciplinary Collections
Archive of over 394 journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Each of the three core Arts & Sciences Collections introduces new academic disciplines into the archive. The Arts & Sciences Complement enables institutions to build upon these core collections, adding new journals in existing disciplines and cross-disciplinary fields over time. There are no overlaps (titles included in more than one collection) among the Arts & Sciences Collections. The Biological Sciences Collection is an interdisciplinary archive of journals covering the life sciences. The Biological Sciences Collection has minimal overlap with the Arts & Sciences I Collection and is JSTOR's first multidisciplinary collection branching out into the natural and applied sciences. You can browse subjects or search via
JSTOR - Arts & Sciences III
Focused on the arts and humanities, the Arts & Sciences III Collection contains 150 titles . The collection makes available additional journals in language and literature, as well as important titles in the fields of music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, and the history and study of art and architecture.
A FEW RECOMMENDED RESOURCES:
Art/Art History/Visual Culture Subject Guide
Information on materials by subject are in Magale Library's reference area, video collection, stacks call numbers, and periodicals. Also provided are web sites, electronic journals, electronic texts, and online associations to further research in each area.
Art & Architecture Thesaurus • http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabulary/aat/
ArtCyclopedia • http://www.artcyclopedia.com/
ArtSource General Resources • http://www.ilpi.com/artsource/general.html
Biographical Dictionary of Art Historians, Museum Directors & Scholars of Art • http://www.dictionaryofarthistorians.org/
Getty Research Portal • http://portal.getty.edu/portal/landing
Google Cultural Institute • http://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/home
Smithsonian American Art Museum • http://www.youtube.com/user/americanartmuseum
Smithsonian Institution Research Information System • http://www.siris.si.edu/