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Art & Design

Subject Librarian:  Rachel Dineen
Related Research Guides: Art

  • Alexander Street Press

    Alexander Street Press is a publisher of award-winning, online collections for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

    Alexander Street Press

  • Art Index Retrospective

    Periodical coverage includes English-language periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins, as well as periodicals published in French, Italian, German, Spanish, and Dutch. In addition, reproductions of works of art that appear in indexed periodicals are included. For more current articles, use Art Source, listed below.

    Content: No Full Text
    Coverage: 1929-1984
    Vendor: EBSCOhost

    Art Index Retrospective

  • Art and Architecture Source

    Art and Architecture Source covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Vendor: EBSCOhost
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    Art and Architecture Source

  • ARTstor

    ARTstor is a digital library of approximately 1 million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and teaching purposes.

    Content: Images


  • Berg Fashion Library

    The Berg Fashion Library is a unique online portal which offers fully cross-searchable access to an expanding range of Berg content collections – including the Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, online e-books, reference works, images, and much more.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Simultaneous Users: 3
    Vendor: Bloomsbury

    Berg Fashion Library

  • Grove Art Online

    Grove Art Online is an online encyclopedia of the visual arts with over 45,000 articles and over 130,000 images.

    Content: Reference Resource
    Simultaneous Users: 3
    Vendor: Oxford

    Grove Art Online


    Homepage for journals published on the JSTOR platform. UNC does not subscribe to all titles.

    Content: Full Text


  • Oxford Art Online

    Includes Grove Art Online (an online encyclopedia of the visual arts with over 45,000 articles and over 130,000 images), Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.

    Content: Reference Resource
    Vendor: Oxford

    Oxford Art Online

  • Oxford Reference

    Access to Oxford reference titles to which UNC has purchased online versions. UNC does not have access to all titles.

    Content: Reference Resource
    Vendor: Oxford

    Oxford Reference

  • Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism

    With over 1,000 articles from experts in the field, supported by over 100 images, Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism is a vital tool for students and researchers. The content is fully cross-referenced, allowing for greater discoverability between fields, and covers eight key subject areas: Literature, Architecture, Visual Arts, Music, Dance, Theatre, Film, and Intellectual Currents. Researchers can browse by subject, movement, or place in order to discover connections between key topics and fields.

    Content: Reference Resource
    Vendor: Taylor & Francis

    Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism