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Selected Resources for Art 280 : Northern European Renaissance Art

Winter Semester 2001

Books | Web Sites | Periodicals


Locating Books in Library Catalogs

At Wittenberg: EZRA
At other Ohio Libraries OhioLINK Catalog
In North America For ILL WorldCat


Grove Dictionary of Art
Full text of the 20+ volume Groves Dictionary of Art. I ncludes a browseable index to 45,000 articles and 124,000 images.
Digital Media Center
Searchable images of over 80,000 art images.


Art Abstracts(1984-present):
Note: Use in conjunction with the print volumes of Art Index(1932- ), in Reference Storage.
Key international English-language arts publications. Includes periodicals, yearbooks, museum bulletins, competition and award notices, exhibition listings, interviews, film reviews, and more. (Abstracts for articles starting in March 1994).

Bibliography of the History of Art(1973-):
Covering European and American art from late antiquity to the present, the Bibliography of the History of Art indexes and abstracts art-related books, conference proceedings and dissertations, exhibition and dealer's catalogs, and articles from more than 2,500 periodicals.

Index to 19th-Century Art Periodicals (1800-1900):
Index to Nineteenth-Century American Art Periodicals (AAI) is the only online index to art periodicals that were published in the United States during the 19th century. May be useful for more obscure topics.

FRANCIS(1984- ): FRANCIS covers a wide range of multilingual, multidisciplinary information in the humanities (63%), social sciences (33%), and economics (4%). FRANCIS is strong in religion, the history of art, and literature, with particular emphasis on current trends in European and world literature.

Humanities Abstracts (1984- ):
Index to articles from articles from nearly 468 English-language periodicals in the fields of archaeology and classical studies, art and photography, folklore, history, journalism and communications, language and literature, literary and political criticism, music and performing arts, philosophy, and religion and theology.

Locating Journals:

At Wittenberg:
See our online list of Journals the Library Has
Periodicals Holdings List (PHiL) (blue folders on index tables in Reference , and also on tables on first floor)
EZRA, the library catalog: Web EZRA | Telnet to Ezra
At other Ohio academic libraries:
OhioLINK Central Catalog (Note: you cannot get periodicals through OhioLINK)

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