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Syracuse Abroad - Syracuse Florence Resources: JAM

A collection of resources for Syracuse University Abroad's Florence Program.

JAM: Finding Background Information and Images

For basic background information, art collections, to other related resources, check out these reference and image sources:

  • ARTStor
    Collection of 300,000 images for use in the teaching and study of art, architecture and archaeology.
     
  • Berg Fashion Library
    Provides integrated text and image content on world dress and fashion throughout history. 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 more.
     
  • Materials Connexion
    Provides a quick global view of the latest innovative and often cutting edge materials. Designed to serve the design disciplines broadly

JAM: Finding Articles

For articles from journals, newspapers, and other periodicals, check out these article and abstract databases:

  • 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.
     
  • 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.
     
  • JSTOR
    Full-text archive of scholarly publications in mathematics, science, the arts and humanities, and the social sciences.
     
  • ProQuest
    A collection of databases covering a broad range of subject areas such as: business and economics; medical and health; news and world affairs; science; education; technology; humanities; social sciences; psychology; literature; law; and, women's studies.

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