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Art 1  Introduction to Visual Arts

Electronic Databases

 ** Some of these databases can be accessed from home for instructions on what is available and information on accessing them please follow this link.
 ABI/Inform Global   Remote access available   Full text available
Art Abstracts
   Remote access available   
 Associated Press Photo and Multimedia Archive (AccuNet)   
Remote access available  
 Criminal Justice Abstracts  Remote access available  

 Expanded Academic ASAP  
Remote access available   Full text available
 Grove Dictionary of Art    Full text available      
 National Newspapers (27)  Remote access available   Full text available
 PA Research II Periodicals (Periodical Abstracts)  Remote access available   Full text available
 PsycInfo  Remote access available
Internet Resources 

Altavista Image Search

All About Artists 
Art History Resources on the Web

Ask Art    
Brooklyn Museum Exhibit --- "Sensation"

               Dung Deal.(Brooklyn Museum of Art's "Sensation" exhibition)                
               The Case of the "Sensation" Art Exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum

CHArt  (Computers and the History of Art)
 Digital Consciousness
 The Getty

Google Image Search
 Metropolitan Museum of Art 
 The Mother of all art history links pages
 Museum of Modern Art     
 PBS Culture Shock  --- Flashpoints  (samples of works that have crossed the boundary)
 Pablo Picasso

                 Pablo Picasso
                 Pablo Picasso --- Biographical Data

Public Art in Critical Perspective
Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation Inc.
 Timeline of Art History 
 Vincent Van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh 1853 - 1890
                 ARTCYCLOPEDIA --- Vincent Van Gogh
                 Famous Paintings and Painters

World Wide Arts Resources

Selected Periodicals  

 American Art Journal 
 Art Bulletin 

 Art History  
 Art International  
 Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism  
 Oriental Art  
 Oxford Art Journal    

Reference Sources  


Benezit Dictionnaire Critique et documentaire des peintres...                                   Ref   N40.B47
Dictionary of Art (Grove)                                                                                          Ref   N31.D5 1996
Dictionary of Women Artists                                                                              Ref   N8354.D531997 
Encyclopedia of Interior Design                                                                     Ref   NK1165.E48 1997
Encyclopedia of World Art                                                                                        Ref   N31.E4833
International Encyclopedia of Architecture                                                         Ref   NA40.M251987
McGraw Hill Dictionary of Art                                                                                        Ref     N33.M23
Modern Arts Criticism                                                                                                      Ref   N40.M63
N.Y.Times Guide to the Arts of the Twentieth Century                                   Ref   NX456.N49 2002
Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts                                       Ref   NX650.M9R451990 
St.James Guide to Black Artists                                                                          Ref    N40.D78 1997
Who’s Who in American Art, 1564-1978                                                       Ref  N6536.W56 1999  

Call Numbers 

N                Visual Art

  NA            Architecture

  NB            Sculpture

  NC            Drawing. Design. Illustrations

  ND            Painting

  NE            Print Media

  NK            Decorative Arts

  NX            Arts in General







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