Art and Art History: More Resources

Online Resources

Ancient History Sourcebook: from Fordham University, a collection of online texts covering: Late Antiquity, Mesopotamia, Egypt, Persia, Israel, Greece, the Hellenistic World, Human Origins, Rome, and Christian Origins. Includes visual and audio material!

ArtLex Art Dictionary a virtual catalog for art history that searches (among others) the Frick Art Reference Library, the Getty Research Institute Library and the Metropolitan Museum

Catalogue of Digitized Medieval Manuscripts
Search for fully digitized manuscripts by date, location of archive/library, author, language, or specific search term.

d’ART: a marketplace and community of fine artists and art dealers.

INFOMINE click on the link for Visual & Performing Arts. Provided by the University of California Riverside.

The Internet Medieval Sourcebook

The J. Paul Getty Museum

Journal of Contemporary Art: an online journal featuring transcripts of interviews with contemporary artists, and photos of their projects.

The Lindisfarne Gospels Tour, courtesy of the British Library

The Louvre Virtual Tour

Modern and contemporary artists and art:

The National Gallery of Art

The New York Foundation for the Arts home, or check their magazine, Current

New York City Gallery Listing

Perseus Project: the Perseus Project is a digital library of works from the Greek and Roman classical world, containing primary and secondary sources, as well as dictionaries and other reference works.

World Wide Arts Resources

In the Library

A Biographical Dictionary of Women Artists in Europe and America since 1850
Harvester Wheatsheaf / N6757 .D86 1990

Contemporary Artists
St. James / Ref N6490 .C6567 1989

The Dictionary of Art
Grove / Ref N31 .D5 1996 (34 volumes)

Dictionary of Contemporary American Artists
St. Martin’s Press / N6536 .C8 1988

Encyclopedia of American Art
Dutton / Ref N6505 .B73 1981

Encyclopedia of Visual Art
Encyclopaedia Britannica International / Ref N31 .E55 1989 (10 volumes)

Illustrated Dictionary of Symbols in Eastern and Western Art
IconEditions / Ref N7740 .H35 1996

The Oxford Dictionary of Art
Oxford University Press / Ref N33 .O93 2004