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Subject Headings

Some suggested subject headings for searching library catalogs:

  • Architecture -- History
  • Art -- Bibliography
  • Art, Early Christian
  • Art -- Historiography
  • Art -- History
  • Art -- Italy
  • Art and history
  • Art and society
  • Art criticism-Historiography
  • Art criticism-Methodology
  • Art criticism-Philosophy
  • History of printmaking
  • Art-Historiography
  • Art-Methodology
  • Art-Philosophy
  • Art-Psychology
  • Feminism and art

Key Resources


  • Art & Architecture Source

    • Art & Architecture Complete provides full-text coverage of 380 periodicals and more than 220 books.

  • Avery Architectural Index

    • This database is a comprehensive listing of journal articles on architecture since 1934, covering the history and practice of architecture, landscape architecture, city planning, historic preservation and interior design and decoration.

  • Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA)
    • BHA and RILA cover European and American visual arts material published between 1975 and 2007.
    • CAMIO - OCLC's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online - is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums
  • Grove Art Online    
    • Oxford Art Online is the access point for Grove Art Online™, the Benezit Dictionary of Artists™, and other Oxford art reference resources. You may have access to Grove, Benezit, or both; your list of sources and search results automatically reflect your settings.
  • JSTOR*

    • JSTOR is a growing digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources.

  • Project MUSE

    • Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social sciences content; since 1995, its electronic journal collections have supported a wide array of research needs at academic, public, special, and school libraries worldwide.

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Artwork of the Day from The Metropolitain Museum of Art

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