Allen Memorial Art Museum (AMAM)
See our AMAM web guide for information about:
Catalogs of the AMAM collection
Locating AMAM publications in OBIS
Finding articles in the Allen Memorial Art Museum Bulletin
 
Databases & Indexes
Academic Search Complete
Scholarly journals and popular magazines on many subjects
Art Full Text (1984 - current) 

Art Index Retrospective: 1929-1984  (no full-text)
Articles from 350 art magazines & journals
Pre-history to contemporary art worldwide,
Index the Allen Memorial Art Museum Bulletin
Arts in America: A Bibliography
Art Z 5961 .U5 A77 vols. 1-4 
Colonial to mid-1970s
Most comprehensive bibliography available (digital or print)
Contemporary Artist's Index (Gund Library, Cleveland Institute of Art)
Exhibition catalogues published 1991-current
Has Gund Library call numbers; use OBIS to find Oberlin's call numbers
Lists artists in group shows
 
ARTbibliographies MODERN Restricted Resource 
Late 19th c. through the 21st art
Articles in art journals; exhibition catalogs and essays
Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) 
North American & European art from late Christian - present
Over 1,200+ journals published from 1975 - 2007; no full-text
Index to 19th-Century American Art Periodicals
Print: Art Ref. Z 5937 .S38 1999 vol.1-2
Comprehensive indexing of US 19thc art journals
JSTOR Restricted Resource Some full text available
Search full-text articles in core scholarly journalso
An archive: most titles exclude current issues
Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
Encyclopedia of Nineteenth Century Photography 
Art Reference TR9 .H25 2008 vols. 1-2 
Encyclopedia of Twentieth Century Photography
Art Reference TR642 .E5 2006 vol. 1-3 
Technical information, photographers and influential figures

Oxford Art Online 
Search four encyclopedias separately or together:
1.  Grove Art Online   Most comprehensive art & architecture encyclopedia available in English: "Photography" entry in Grove Art Online
2. Encyclopedia of Aesthetics
    Essays about the meaning, uses, and value of all the arts
3.  Oxford Companion to Western Art
     Ancient to the 20th century
     Scientific examination of materials and techniques
4.  The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms
Fact Checking: Dates, Names, Places
Union List of Artists' Names (ULAN)  - For alternate names and spellings
Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN) - For place names and their variants
Timeline of Art History - Includes images
Modern Art Image Sources
Primary Sources

 

American Suburb X 
"Started in 2008, AMERICAN SUBURB X / ASX is an ever-growing archive and fiercely edited look at photography’s always relevant past, rapidly shifting present and dramatically unfolding future."                           [fr. the website 30Nov’12] 
Conceptual Art: A Critical Anthology
Art N 6494.C63 C597 1999 
 OBIS Record

Getty Provenance Index 
European archival data associated with art objects
Primitivism and Modern Art
Art N 72.P68 P75 2003 
OBIS Record
Twentieth-century artists on art: an index to writings, statements, and interviews by artists, architects, and designers
Art NX 456 .R59 1996 
Publications dated 1900-1983
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution 
Primary repository for personal papers of American artists, collectors, dealers, curators and art historians
A small selection of important collections are digitized
Art in Theory: an Anthology of Changing Ideas
Art N 6450 .A779 1998 (1815-1900) & N 6490 .A7167 2003 (1900-2000) 
OBIS record
Recording Conceptual Art (e-book)
Also available in print: Art N 6512.5.C64 R43 2001
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