Databases (12 results)
Art & Architecture Source [via EBSCO]
Covers 750 art journals including 470 peer reviewed journals, dissertations, reviews, and over 200 books related to art and architecture topics. Includes coverage from 1929 to present, including the complete former contents of Art Full Text and Art Index Retrospective databases. Some full text.
Index to 19th-Century American Art Periodicals [via EBSCO]
Indexes 42 art journals published in the U.S. during the 19th century
America: History and Life [via EBSCO]
Bibliographic database containing citations to articles on American and Canadian history, including ethnic history and relations, from prehistory to the present. Covers more than 2000 journals published worldwide.
CAMEO: Conservation & Art Materials Encyclopedia Online [via Museum of Fine Arts, Boston]
Technical information on the distinct terms, materials, and techniques used in the fields of art conservation and historic preservation. "The MATERIALS database contains chemical, physical, visual, and analytical information on over 10,000 historic and contemporary materials used in the production and conservation of artistic, architectural, archaeological, and anthropological materials." Very useful for some design questions.
Coverage: 1997 - current
ClasePeriodica [via Universidad Autonoma Nacional de Mexico]
Index of Latin American journals books, essays, book reviews, conference proceedings, technical reports and interviews. 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, focus on Pan-American issues, topics in the social sciences, humanities, sciences and technology from over 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages.
Food and Drink in History [via Adam Matthew Digital]
Explores five centuries of primary source material documenting the story of food and drink. Collectively, these materials illustrate linkage between food, identify, politics, power, gender, race and socio-economic status. Includes printed and manuscript cookbooks, advertising ephemera, government reports, films, and illustrated content documenting evolution within everyday life and the public sphere. International content includes a range of food cultures and traditions.
Coverage: 1500s - 2005
Getty Publications Virtual Library [via Getty Publications]
An open, online repository of several hundred Getty publication books, available as high-quality scans to read online, or to download in their entirety. Includes titles published by the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Research Institute, spans 45 years of publishing beginning in the 1960s, and covers the fields of art, photography, archaeology, architecture, landscape, design, conservation, religion, and the humanities.
Coverage: 1960 -