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Art History: Articles - Databases

This guide will help you with research related to art history. For thesis information, see the "Thesis Help" section of this guide.

How do I find the databases?

The easiest way to get to the databases list is the "Quick Links" on the right side of the webpage. You can also use the Find Resources tab at the top to get to a link to the databases page and to other resources.

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Inter-Library Loan

Request a book or Journal Article via Inter-Library Loan using the Libraries' online form.

Other Area Libraries

Art & Design History Databases

The library catalog lists books and journals, not the chapters or articles inside them.

To find articles on a particular topic, use online databases (periodical indexes).

Make sure to capture the full citation of an article, in case you need to locate the full text article (whether in print or electronically). The citation will also be important for your footnotes and bibliography.

A citation includes: journal title, article title, author, volume, number, month, year and pages. 

Humanities & Multi-Disciplinary Databases

The library catalog lists books and journals, not the chapters or articles inside them.

To find articles on a particular topic, use online databases (periodical indexes).

Make sure to capture the full citation of an article, in case you need to locate the full text article (whether in print or electronically). The citation will also be important for your footnotes and bibliography.

A citation includes: journal title, article title, author, volume, number, month, year and pages.