Databases: Art

  • by ABC-CLIO

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Drawing from over 300 titles this database covers the black experience from its African origins to the present day. Topics include history, biography, literature, arts, music, pop culture, folklore, business slavery, civil rights, politics, sports, education, and science & technology. Includes a deep backlist of reference books and monographs, many now available in electronic format for the first time; Hundreds of primary documents: manuscripts, speeches, court cases, quotations, advertisements, statistics, and other papers; More than 4,000 interviews with former slaves, including the WPA slave narratives from the acclaimed The American Slave: A Composite Autobiography; Sixty-seven Negro University Press texts from the late 1700s to the early 1970s classics in black scholarship. Other Features: In their Own Voices (audio clips, such as interviews with former slaves and music files). Links to vetted Web sites. Lesson plans, directly tied to associated primary source documents and images, and other classroom resources. Hundreds and hundreds of photographs, maps, and other images.


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    Related Research Guides: Africana Studies Research

  • by Alexander Street

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Art and Architecture Video Online is part of the Academic Video Online library that provides tens of thousands of streaming video that can be used by faculty, students, and staff.


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  • Art Price

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    by artprice.com

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: With its exclusive AMCI index, Artprice measures the art market players' sentiment (professionals and individuals) in the current art market.


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  • ARTstor

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    by ARTstor

    Description: The ARTstor Digital Library is a nonprofit resource that provides more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. Collections are used for teaching and study in a wide range of subject areas, including art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, literature, world history, American Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance Studies, and more.


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  • by FirstSearch

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: CAMIO (Catalog of Art Museum Images Online) includes high-quality art images from around the world contributed and described by leading museums, with all rights cleared for educational use.


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  • by ABC-CLIO

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Wide-ranging and easy to use, the Latino American Experience is the first-ever full-text database focusing on the history and culture of Latinos living in the United States. Content spans from the pre-Columbian Indigenous civilizations of the Americas, through the Spanish and Mexican settlement of much of what is now the United States, to the triumphs and challenges facing present-day U.S. Latinos. Featuring more than 150 titles (including award-winning titles from Greenwood, Praeger, Arte Publico, Columbia University Press, and other imprints), 1500 images, hundreds of primary documents, Spanish-language content, a Timeline, and 225 vetted web sites, LAE is the most comprehensive digital resource to date to focus exclusively on Latinos, the largest and fastest-growing minority group in America.


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    Related Research Guides: Latin American Studies Research

  • Oxford Art Online

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    by Oxford

    Type: Reference

    Description: Oxford Art Online is a gateway into art research. It includes Groves Art Online (the online edition of Groves Dictionary of Art), The Oxford Companion to Western Art, The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms. This database gives access to the more than 23,000 subject entries, 21,000 biographies, 500,000 bibliographic citations, 40,000 image links and 5,000 images contained within Grove Art Online. The bound, 34-volume 1996 edition of the Grove Dictionary of Art is available in the duPont-Ball Library at Ref. N31 .D5 1996.


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  • by New Museum of Contemporary Art

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    Description: No log in required. Stetson Library pays for a site license. The Rhizome Archives is a subscription database that consist of the ArtBase and an archive of Text. Founded in 1999, the ArtBase is an online archive of new media art including some 1,500 projects. The ArtBase features artist statements and biographies along with each entry. The archive of Text contains discussion and critical writing, with over 2,500 articles.


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