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The databases where you can find articles are in alphabetical order and
NOT according to importance, since each researcher will have a different
thesis and needs.
Index and abstracts to articles, essays, reviews, and more covering modern and contemporary art from the 19th century to the present.
Art Index Retrospective : 1929-1984
One simultaneous user only.
Articles, interviews, reviews, yearbooks and museum publications, from 1929-1984.
Art, architecture, and archaeology images including images from the Smithsonian, the MoMA collection for architecture and design and the Schlesinger photograph collection on the history of women in America.
DAAI: Design and Applied Arts Index
Index to journals covering industrial design, architecture, interior design, graphic design, advertising, and more.
Scopus covers a broad scientific area