Top 5 Art History Resources

The links below represent the top five research sources in your discipline, as selected by the UCSD Library. Need help with your research? Ask a librarian!

Art Full Text [UCSD Only]
1997-present, includes Art Index Retrospective (1929-1984) and Art Abstracts (1984-present). Citations to journal articles on art, architecture, photography, design and film.

Bibliography of the history of art [UCSD Only]
1973-present. Includes citations to periodical articles, conference publications, books and museum publications. [Full Description]

ARTBibliographies Modern [UCSD Only]
1974-present. Abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art.

DAAI: Design and Applied Arts Index [UCSD Only]
1973- present. Contains abstracts and bibliographic records for articles, news items, and reviews published in design and applied arts periodicals, covering both new designers and the development of design and the applied arts since the mid-19th century, surveying disciplines including ceramics, glass, jewelry, wood, metalsmithing, graphic design, fashion and clothing, textiles, furniture, interior design, architecture, computer aided design, Web design, computer-generated graphics, animation, product design, industrial design, garden design, and landscape architecture.

Search by subject or browse full text of more than 500 scholarly journals to their earliest issues. Many titles extend as far back as late 19th or early 20th centuries; most recent 3-5 years not included.

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