Arts

RIBA Library

Description

Citations to over 2000 periodicals and 135,000 books held by the Royal Institute of British Architects Library. In addition to architecture, subject areas include civil engineering, landscape architecture, interior design, and town planning.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1972 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8489
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Design & Applied Arts Index (DAAI)

Alternative Titles
Design & Applied Arts Index (DAAI) (CSA)
Design and Applied Arts Index
DAAI
Description

Contains over 100,000 annotated references to articles from over 450 design and craft journals published worldwide; plus data on over 46,000 designers, craftspeople, studios, workshops, firms, etc.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1987 - (with selective coverage 1973 - )
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8405
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Art Index Retrospective

Alternative Titles
Wilson Art Index Retrospective
AIR, WAIR
Description

Indexes key international English-language arts publications, including periodicals, yearbooks, museum bulletins, competition & award notices, exhibition listings, film reviews, etc. Provides separate access to indexing from older years, 1929-1984.  A unique resource, Art Index Retrospective helps users find contemporary criticism of art at the time of its debut, track the body of work of an artist or movement, find artists' interviews and other commentary, and much more.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1929 - 1984
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8359
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Greenwire

Alternative Titles
Green Wire, GW, E & E, E&E News
Description
Coverage of national environmental, energy, and natural resource issues as they are addressed by the White House, federal agencies, courts, states and major media across the country.  Reports emphasize climate change and energy policy, related market trends and technological developments. Updated daily at 1:00 pm, Greenwire provides comprehensive and objective coverage of:
  • climate change issues
  • development of wind, solar and other renewable energy
  • fossil fuel resources and development
  • Clean Air Act regulation and litigation
  • electric utility regulation
  • new energy technologies
  • endangered species
  • public lands management
  • water resources

To access content more than four years old, click on the word SEARCH (in red) next to the search box to connect to the Archive Search screen.

Type
Article Index
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
2001 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8333
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Water Resources Abstracts

Description

Provides comprehensive coverage of water resources issues, including groundwater, lakes, estuaries, water supply, desalination, water yield, water quantity, groundwater management, watersheds, water quality, wastewater, and water law.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1967 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8331
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Music Periodicals Database

Alternative Titles
International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP) Full Text
MPD
Description

Indexes over 425 scholarly and popular music periodicals from more than twenty countries, plus full text for around 140 journals. The database currently includes over 1.3 million article records, the majority of which are journal articles from 1996 onward. Around 200,000 index records in Music Periodicals Database are from the backfile (up to 1995) and much of this coverage commences at the first issue of the journal run, some starting as early as 1874.

Music Periodicals Database covers a comprehensive range of subject areas in both scholarly and popular music journals ranging from International Journal of Music Education, Ethnomusicology, Jazz Education Journal and Musical Times to Rock and Rap Confidential and Rolling Stone. Articles examine the full spectrum of subjects and all aspects of music, including music education, performance, ethnomusicology, musical theatre, theory, popular music forms and composition. You can find articles on a diverse array of musical genres, from the liturgical chants of medieval monks to the eclectic sounds of contemporary alternative rock musicians.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1874 - (Indexing); 1996 - (Full text)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8323
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Archive Finder

Alternative Titles
ArchivesUSA, Archives USA, National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United Kingdom and Ireland (NIDS UK/Ireland)
National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC), National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United States (NIDS)
Description
A database listing over 200,000 manuscript and other special collections at thousands of repositories in the U.S., U.K. and Ireland.
Type
Catalog
Coverage
Describes archival materials dated from prehistory to the present. Current edition.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8321
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Agricultural & Environmental Science Database

Alternative Titles
ESPM
Environmental Science and Pollution Management
Environmental Science & Pollution Management
Description

A multidisciplinary database providing comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences. Abstracts and citations are drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1967-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8281
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Arts and Humanities Citation Index (Web of Science)

Alternative Titles
AHCI, A&HCI
Description

Available through Web of Science, allows searching for articles that cite a known author or work, as well as searching by subject, author, journal, and author address. Indexes 1,600 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals. It also indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 6,000 major science and social science journals.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1975 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8263
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ToxLine

Alternative Titles
ToxLine (CSA)
Description

Covers journal articles, monographs, technical reports, theses, and other literature in all areas of toxicology, including chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants, and mutagens and teratogens.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1999 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8275
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