Use this guide to access resources curated for your research into art history topics.
Last Updated: Oct 26, 2016
With more than a thousand academic journals and over 1 million images, letters, and other primary sources, JSTOR is one of the world's most trusted sources for academic content.
- Artstor Digital Library
The Artstor Digital Library is an image database featuring an unparalleled range of images from some of the world's leading museums, photo archives, scholars, and artists in one easily-navigated repository. It is the most comprehensive image resource available for educational and scholarly use, with many rare and important collections available nowhere else.
- EBSCO Academic Search Premier
Academic Search Premier is your go-to database to search for articles in journals, magazines, newspapers, and other publications.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
Use the GVRL eBooks to start exploring information on your topic. Many articles contain bibliographies with scholarly articles.
- NY Times Historical Newspaper
Search for articles from 1850 to the present
- ProQuest Ebook Central
Many ebooks on the art of the ancient world.
Thank you to Vanderbilt University's Peabody Library for this excellent video illustrating the differences among scholarly journals and other periodical types.
All eBooks are searchable through our Destiny Catalog.
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Reading Academic Journals
This site from SUNY Brockport summarizes the parts of an academic article and discusses how to read one.