Browse results for: Art and Design in Databases

Highly Recommended Databases

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  • Art Source with Art Index Retrospective

    A comprehensive resource for art information featuring full text of over 750 periodicals and indexing back to 1929.

  • ARTbibliographies Modern

    Abstracts of literature covering artists, movements, and photography from the late 19th to present.

  • Design & Applied Arts Index (DAAI)

    Contains over 100,000 annotated references to articles from over 450 design and craft journals published worldwide; plus data on over ...

  • ARTstor

    The ARTstor Digital Library provides over 1.5 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences.

  • Oxford Art Online

    Online version of the comprehensive art reference work covering all forms of the visual arts: painting, sculpture, architecture, ...

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  • Archivision Art Images

    This collection focuses on a wide range of art from Italy, including ancient Roman frescoes, mosaics, and sculpture.

  • Art and Architecture in Video

    A collection of documentaries and interviews illustrating the history, theory and practice of art, design and architecture.

  • Art Index Retrospective

    Indexes older years of key international English-language arts publications, including periodicals, yearbooks, museum bulletins, etc.

  • Artists' Books

    Artists' Books are books in the form of art objects or art objects in the form of books. AAEL has a growing collection of artists' books.

  • Arts: Search

    Arts: Search consists of three online databases: Design Abstracts Retrospective – a restrospective indexing and abstracting service of ...

  • Asian Art Archives

    The Asian Art Archives is a photograph collection located in Tappan Hall at the University of Michigan.

  • Associated Press Images Collection

    Online access to over 12 million photos with detailed captions from the AP news wire, plus audio clips & graphics.

  • Berg Fashion Library

    Cross-searchable access to Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion online, e-books, reference works, images, and more.

  • Bibliography of the History of Art

    Combined access to two databases providing indexing of articles and books on the history of art.

  • Bridgeman Education

    300,000 art images from 2,000 sources, 8,000 locations and 30,000 artists

  • Bulletin - The University of Michigan Museums of Art and Archaeology

    The Bulletin of the University of Michigan Museums of Art and Archaeology was a joint publication of UMMA, the Kelsey and History of Art.


    OCLC's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online - is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, ...

  • Chinese Papercuts

    A stunning collection of rare propaganda papercuts from the Cultural Revolution in China.

  • General Reference Center Gold

    Provides indexing for 1,100 general interest magazines, newspapers, business and industry journals, and reference books, with full text ...

  • History of Art Department's Visual Resources Collection (VRC)

    Finding aid to the History of Art Department's Visual Resources Collections (VRC) nearly two million images of art.

  • Image Services Collections

    Collections of digitized images of artworks, cultural and historical artefacts, etc., from museums and other sources maintained by the ...

  • Kubikat

    Union catalogue of four of the leading German scholarly research institutes in the field of art history

  • Local Color: Art on Campus

    A collection of art on display on the campus of the University of Michigan.

  • Material ConneXion Database

    Material ConneXion offers access to an eclectic and constantly growing collection of over 7,000 innovative materials and processes.

  • OAIster

    Uses the Open Archives Initiative (OAI) protocol to gather millions of free digital resources of all kinds from 1,100+ institutions.

  • OmniFile Full Text Select

    Provides full text of articles from 2,700+ journals and periodicals from across all disciplines and fields.

  • OnArchitecture

    An architecture audiovisual service with original videos about the main authors and figures of contemporary architecture.

  • Public Art on the U-M Campus

    This database catalogs art installations on the University of Michigan campus.

  • Soteriou Papermaking Archive

    Database of images documenting Indo–Islamic hand papermaking traditions

  • Trans-Asia Photography Review

    The Trans-Asia Photography Review is an international journal devoted to the discussion of historic & contemporary photography from Asia.

  • Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels

    The first ever scholarly, primary source database focusing on comic books and graphic novels.

  • University of Michigan Museum of Art Collections

    Around 16,000 high quality digital images of works in the collections of the University of Michigan Museum of Art.

  • Vogue Archive

    Online access to Vogue magazine (US edition) from 1892 to three months ago, in high-resolution color page images.

  • The Women's Wear Daily Archive

    Searchable archive of Women's Wear Daily from first issue in 1910 to within past year: every page, article, advertisement and cover

  • WorldCat

    Combined catalog of 360+ million items of all kinds (books, periodicals, videos, maps, etc.) in 25,000+ libraries worldwide.