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Selected Resources forĀ Art History

Books | Web Sites | Periodicals


LC subject headings | Library Catalogs | Selected Bibliography | Top

Library of Congress Subject Headings.

20th ed., 4 vols., 1997.
Kept on the long table by the main bank of EZRA/Web terminals.

Subject headings will be similar to, but may be different from those used in periodical indexes.

Locating Books in Library Catalogs

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

Web Sites

Oxford Art Online
Full text of the 20+ volume Groves Dictionary of Art, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art. Includes a browseable index to 45,000 articles and 124,000 images.
Art & Architecture Images -- Digital Media Center
Searchable images of over 40,000 art images.
Mapping Gothic France
Interactive database of images, texts, charts, floor plans, and historical maps of Gothic architecture in France.


Full text of periodicals on many topics including art and art history
Art Full Text (1983-present)
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).
Art Index Retrospective (1929-1984)
Similar to Art Full Text, but covering older sources.
Bibliography of the History of Art (1975-2007)
See also:
Academic Search Complete
History Databases

Locating Journals:

At Wittenberg:
EZRA, the library catalog: EZRA
See our online list of Journals the Library Has
At other Ohio academic libraries:
OhioLINK Central Catalog (Note: you cannot get periodicals through OhioLINK)

Compiled by Ken Irwin.

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