For basic background information, art collections, and links to other related resources, check out these reference and image sources:
Grove Art Online
Comprises the full text of The Dictionary of Art and The Oxford Companion to Western Art.
Collection of 300,000 images for use in the teaching and study of art, architecture and archaeology.
CMD: Finding Articles
For articles from journals, newspapers, and other periodicals, check out these article and abstract databases:
Provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media.
DAAI: Design and Applied Arts Index
Indexes design and craft journals. Covers all aspects of design, including industrial design, architecture, interior design, environmental design, graphic design, advertising, theatre design, design and craft education and design management.
Art Index Retrospective
Covering content for more than 55 years of art journalism, this retrospective resource includes articles, interviews, reviews and much more from over 600 publications.
Index with abstracts to journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art.
International Bibliography of Art
Provides authoritative coverage of international scholarship within the following broad parameters: European art from late antiquity to the present, American art from the colonial era to the present, and global art since 1945 ; Visual arts in all media, plus decorative and applied arts, museum studies and conservation, archaeology and classical studies, antiques and architectural history, and related fields.