Contains full-text journal articles and books with a range of subjects from fine and decorative arts to commercial art. Includes an extensive image gallery, the Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals, and the Art Index Retrospective.
Available through the Web of Knowledge database, this resource provides citations to thousands of scholarly journals, books, and conference proceedings. Use for cited reference searching to find articles cited in previously published works.
Allows instant access to the texts of the Cambridge Histories series. Subjects include American and British history, economics, science, linguistics and literary studies, music, philosophy, political and religious studies, and performing arts.
Integrates a number of encyclopedias and reference works including Grove Art Online, the Benezit Dictionary of Artists, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms. Contains images, biographies, and art subject guides.
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