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Art Full Text (1984 to date)
Indexes 350 art magazines and journals covering 
pre-history to contemporary art.  There is some full-text from 1995 to date.

Indexes the Allen Memorial Art Museum Bulletin

Art Index Retrospective (1929-1984)
Indexes 350 art magazines and journals covering 
pre-history to contemporary art. 

Indexes the Allen Memorial Art Museum Bulletin
Art Sales Index (1970 to date)
Lists price paid for fine art sold at major auction houses worldwide.  Includes sales of oil paintings, works on paper, miniatures, prints, sculpture & photographs from pre-history to date.
 

Art Slides - Oberlin College Art Department

A growing database of images selected by Art Dept. faculty to support instruction.  Primarily architecture, sculpture, painting, and other media from various art historical periods. 

Oberlin College educational use only.   Redistribution off campus prohibited.


ARTbibliographies MODERN
Index to more than 300 international art journals & magazines covering art in the late 19thc to date.
Includes the fine arts and new media but no architecture. 
Also indexes exhibition catalogs, books and essays in books. 

Dates of Coverage: 1969 to date

ARTstor
Over 1 million images selected to support research and teaching in art history from pre-history to contemporary media. The quality of images may vary.

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
Indexes architecture and related fields, from pre-history to contemporary practice, in over 2,500 international journals.  Architecture of North & South America, Europe, Asia, & Australia. Allows searching by type of drawing (plans, sections) & image type (interior photograph).
 
Dates of Coverage:  1930s to date (with a handful of titles indexed back to the 19thc.0

Bibliography of Asian Studies (1971 to date)
Indexes English language articles on all aspects of  East, Southeast, and South Asian culture.  
Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) (1975-2007)
Index to more than. 1,200 North American and European journals covering Western Art from the Late Christian (ca. 300 CE) to the present.
 
Succeeded by International Bibliography of Art

Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index
Has a special focus on environmentally sustainable horticultural and design practices, for gardening enthusiasts, professionals, and students.

Grove Art Online
Note: Part of Oxford Art Online, a suite of four art encyclopedias

Most comprehensive art encyclopedia available in English; Excellent bibliographies; Covers art broadly defined (traditional & new media, decorative arts, performance, dance, ritual, jewelry, etc.) worldwide from pre-history to the present.


Humanities International Complete
Index to journals, books and reference sources in all humanities disciplines, as well as selected original creative works including poems, fiction, photographs, and illustrations, with some content available full-text.


Index Islamicus
Includes work written about the Middle East, Muslim areas of Asia and Africa, and Muslim minorities elsewhere. Over 2,000 journals are monitored together with conference proceedings, monographs, multi-authored works and book reviews. Journals and books are indexed down to the article and chapter level.

Dates of Coverage: 1906 to date
Index to 19th-Century American Art Periodicals
Indexes contents of the 42 major art journals published in 19th c. America.  Covers the fine arts, architecture, design and photography in Europe and North America
from prehistory to the late 19thc.  Advertisements are indexed and many articles have links to full text.

International Bibliography of Art (2008 to date)
Indexes 500 “core” journals covering European art since antiquity, American art since the Colonial period, and Global art since 1945.

Preceded by the Bibliography of the History of Art

International Medieval Bibliography
Indexes international journals, conference proceedings, collected essays, and exhibition catalogs covering the Middle Ages in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. 

Dates of Coverage: 1967 to date
Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance
Indexes academic journals covering the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700) primarily in Europe. 

Dates of Coverage: 19thc. to date
Master Drawings Index
Dates of Coverage: 1963 - 2003
Oxford Islamic Studies Online
Includes Qur'anic studies resources, including two translations of the Qur\'an, a concordance, primary source documents with editorial introductions, timelines, and images. 

Saskia Art History Images
What: 1,000+ images commonly used to teach Western Art
When: Pre-history to contemporary
Where: Primarily Europe & North America
Media: All media
Note: Primary source
Note: See also ARTstor
Note: Includes images from these textbooks: Gardner, Art Through the Ages.; Stokstad, History of Art.; Hartt, History of Italian Renaissance Art.

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