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C.W. Post Campus B. Davis Schwartz Memorial Library


Art Sources

 Online 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.

Grove Dictionary of Art   
Art Abstracts   
Associated Press Photo and Multimedia Archive (AccuNet)   


Internet Resources  

 Art History Resources on the Web
 Ask Art

CHArt  (Computers and the History of Art)
 The Getty

Google Image Search
 Metropolitan Museum of Art 
 The Mother of all art history links pages
 Museum of Modern Art     
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.D53 1997 

Encyclopedia of Interior Design
Ref   NK1165.E48 1997

Encyclopedia of World Art
Ref   N31.E4833  

International Encyclopedia of Architecture
NA40.M25 1987

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
NX456.N49 2002

Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts
NX650.M9R45 1990 

St. James Guide to Black Artists     
Ref    N40.D78 1997

Whoís 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