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Subject Guide: Art / Art History / Visual Culture

To search the entire collection of print and electronic resources, go to e-Library.

Books in Print | Periodicals | Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc. | Subscription Databases | E-Journals | E-Books | Professional Associations | Other Online Resources

Books in Print: LC Call Numbers in Stacks

Range Subject
BH Aesthetics
E78 - E99 Native American Art
N5300 - N7418 History of Art
NA190 - NA1614 History of Architecture
NB Sculpture
NC Graphic Arts: Drawing, Design Illustration
ND Painting
NE Print Media
NX Arts In General
TR Photography

Periodicals: DDCS Call Numbers

Location Title
700 Art Papers: 2003 to date
700.5 Critical Inquiry: 1984 to date
705 American Art Journal: 1969 to 2002
705 American Artist: 1985 to 2002
705 Art Forum: 1999 to 2014
705 ARTnews: 1980 to date
705 Art Journal: 1980 to date
705 Met Museum of Art Bulletin: 1985 to 2005
705 Modern Painters: 2003 to 2014
705 October: 2003 to date
745 Design Issues: 2003 to date
770.5 Aperture: 2003 to date

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

Credo Online Reference Service

Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databases

Academic Search Complete

Art Full Text

Art Index Retrospective 1929-1984


JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III - Interdisciplinary Collections


Complete list of subscription e-journals

Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:

Electronic Full Text Journals (Search "Art")

AbsoluteArts.Com: Contemporary Art News

Art Daily: The 1st Art Newspaper on the Web

Art Journal

Art Nexus (Latin American Art)

ARTSEARCH, the essential source for a career in the arts is one of the main publications of The American Theatre communications Group (TCG). The art jobs posted in this publication include the theater, museums, galleries, professorships, librarian positions, etc. NOTE: You must set up a free account and then use the code ASTCG176 at checkout for complimentary access. Follow these registration directions here. Please contact a Librarian for login directions or email if you have any questions.

Arts Journal.Com

Critical Review

Crossings: Electronic Journal of Art & Technology

Directory of Open Access Journals

EBSCO Open Access Arts Collection Explore over 400 full text journals related to the arts.]

Getty Research Portal

Journal of Contemporary Art

Nineteenth Century Art World Wide (2002 to date)



Complete list of subscription e-books

Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:

Art & Architecture Thesaurus


Best of Both Worlds: Museums, Libraries, and Archives in a Digital Age

Biographical Dictionary of Art Historians, Museum Directors & Scholars of Art

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

Getty Research Portal

Project Gutenberg: Art

Timeline of Art History: Metropolitan Museum of Art

Union List Of Artists Names Online

A Unique Slant of Light: The Bicentennial History of Art in Louisiana

University of California Press

Professional Associations

American Society of Media Photographers

Association of Art Historians

College Art Association

North American Nature Photography Association

Photographic Society of America

Society of Architectural Historians

Visual Resources Association

Other Online Resources

Art Historians' Guide to the Movies

Art History Resources on the Web

ArtSource General Resources

Ask Art (American Artists Database)

Catalog of American Portraits: National Portrait Gallery

Computers and the History of Art

Digital Photography Resource Guide

Designs for Democracy

Distinguished Artists Series

Flickr: The Commons

Fundación Juan March

Getty Institute Research Imaging

Google Art Project

Google Cultural Institute

Internet Art Resources

International Center of Medieval Art

International Council of Museums

Library of Congress: Prints & Photographs Online Catalog

Library of Congress: Virtual Reference Desk (Art)

Major 20th Century Contemporary Artists

Medieval Pottery Research Group

Smithsonian Institution Research Information System

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Thesaurus for Graphic Materials

Voice of the Shuttle: Art History