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Syracuse Abroad - Syracuse London Resources: PHO

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

PHO: Finding Background Information and Images

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

  • Oxford Companion to the Photograph
    Over 800 biographical entries, both on photographers and on others who have influenced photographic culture from the 19th century to the present.
  • AP Newsroom
    Extensive collection of contemporary and historical photos, news stories, audio clips and print graphics produced by Associated Press journalists.
  • AP Images Collection
    Contains images as well as audio recordings captured by the Associated Press and covers depictions of historically notable persons, places and events.
  • ARTStor
    Collection of 300,000 images for use in the teaching and study of art, architecture and archaeology.

PHO: Finding Articles

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

  • Art & Architecture Source
    Covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.
  • Art Index Retrospective: 1929-1984
    Covering content for more than 55 years of art journalism, this retrospective resource includes articles, interviews, reviews and much more from over 600 publications.
  • ARTbibliographies Modern
    Index with abstracts to journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art.
    Full-text archive of scholarly publications in mathematics, science, the arts and humanities, and the social sciences.

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