Arts - Articles & Databases

ARTstor    
More than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences ... [more]
Access to ARTstor was made possible thanks to a gift from the Stempel Foundation
Close this window ARTstor boasts more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences. ARTstor includes software tools for teaching and research that enable users to quickly search or browse images, zoom in on and pan images, as well as ways to organize and share images easily. Collections are used for teaching and study in a wide range of subject areas, including art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, literature, world history, American Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance Studies, and more.
Close this window ARTstor exports selected image citations or an entire image group’s citation into a tab delimited file. Citations can be imported into citation software such as EndNote, ProCite, or Reference Manager
ACADEMIC SEARCH PREMIER    
A great starting place for any topic-- contains full text and peer-reviewed journals in many academic subject areas ... [more]
Close this window Contains over 4,700 full text journals (including over 3,600 peer-reviewed journals) in nearly all academic areas of study - social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies, and more.
Close this window Academic Search Premier formats citations in your choice of citation styles, including APA, Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date, Chicago/Turabian: Humanities, MLA, and more. Click on the "Cite this Article" or "Export to Bibliographic Manager" icons from an individual record, OR select a Citation Format from the drop down list when you print, email or save.
CREDO REFERENCE    
Over 300 full-text reference books online ... [more]
Close this window Access to over 300 reference books in a broad range of topic areas, from general reference to art to technology. Credo Reference includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and books of quotations, as well as subject-specific titles in a diverse range of subjects.
JSTOR    
A full-text, scholarly database that features the back issues of journals in the Arts & Sciences and Business ... [more]
Close this window JSTOR presents the complete runs of journals, as well as select monographs, transactions, and conference proceedings. Bryant subscribes to 5 multidisciplinary Arts and Sciences collections that include core journals in economics, history, political science, sociology, archaeology, classics, African, Latin American, Middle Eastern, and Slavic studies, languages and literature, music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, the history and study of art and architecture, and more. The Business Collection features core titles in economics and finance, including publications from leading scholarly societies and a range of critical research journals in accounting, labor relations, marketing, management, operations research, and risk assessment. The Biological Sciences Collection covers ecology, evolutionary biology, plant science, animal science, paleontology, and conservation. Full text is typically not available for the most recent 3 - 5 years.
KANOPY
A collection of thousands of streaming documentaries, indie films and more ... [more]
Close this window Use the search box to locate specific films or those with relevant key words. Use the "Subjects" drop down list to browse for films by subject area.
LEXISNEXIS Academic    
A database that includes News, including Movie, Book, Music, Play and Video reviews & Non-English news sources ... [more]
Close this window LexisNexis includes News, Legal, and Business information. The News section covers: General News, Today's News, Business News, Legal News, Newswires & transcripts, Web Blogs, Ropers Center for Public Opinion Research, The Associated Press, Movies, Books, Music, Plays and Video reviews, Non-English Newspapers and wires, Non-English Language News, Magazine Stories, New York Times, Washington Post, Business Week, USA Today, University Wire, Major World News & Publications, Health Care News, and more.

The Legal Section covers: Law Reviews & News, Federal & State Cases, Shepard's Citations, Federal & State Codes, Tax Law, Canadian Court Cases & Legislation, European Union, Commonwealth, and Foreign Nations, and Patents information.

The Business section covers: Business and Financial News, U.S. and International Company Financial Information, Industry & Market, Accounting Literature, SEC Filings & Reports, Country Profiles/Analysis, and Company Dossiers (including user defined company comparison reports).
MET PUBLICATIONS
Access to art books, bulletins, and journals published by the Metropolitan Museum ... [more]
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MetPublications is a portal to the Met’s comprehensive publishing program. Beginning with nearly 650 titles published from 1964 to the present, this resource will continue to expand and could eventually offer access to nearly all books, Bulletins, and Journals published by the Metropolitan Museum since the Met's founding in 1870. It will also include online publications.

MetPublications includes a description and table of contents for almost every title, as well as information about the authors, reviews, awards, and links to related Met bibliographies by author, theme, or keyword. Current titles that are in-print may be previewed and fully searched online, with a link to purchase the book. The full contents of almost all other titles may be read online, searched, or downloaded as a PDF, at no cost. Books can be previewed or read and searched through the Google Books program. Many out-of-print books are available for purchase, when rights permit, through print-on-demand capabilities in association with Yale University Press.

MLA INTERNATIONAL BIBLIOGRAPHY    
A bibliography of literature, language and linguistics, and more with links to full text articles ... [more]
Close this window A detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations that focus on literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. The bibliography's international content dates back to the 1920s, with over 1.8 million citations from more than 4,400 journals & series, and 1,000 book publishers.

Although the MLA International Bibliography does not contain full text articles, linked full text to articles to other EbscoHost databases and to over 60 titles from J-STOR's language and literature collection is available. Use the Journals List ( Serials Solutions ) to check to see if a journal is available in print or in another database, OR request articles using Interlibrary Loan .
Close this window The MLA International Bibliography database formats citations in your choice of citation styles, including APA, Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date, Chicago/Turabian: Humanities, MLA, and more. Click on the "Cite this Article" or "Export to Bibliographic Manager" icons from an individual record, OR select a Citation Format from the drop down list when you print, email or save.
NEW YORK TIMES - Historical    
Search the full text of the New York Times from 1850-2005 ... [more]
Close this window This resource includes digital reproductions of all pages and articles from the New York Times from 1850-2005, including advertisements, photographs, graphics, etc. Every page from the newspaper is included, as well as the New York Times Book Review and the New York Times Magazine. Articles, pages etc. are in PDF format.

For full text articles of New York Times articles from 2002 to the present, use the Newspapers database.
Close this window The New York Times - Historical database formats citations in your choice of citation styles, including APA, Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date, Chicago/Turabian: Humanities, Harvard, MLA, and more. Select the "Cite" link, or select a citation style from the drop down list when you email or export a record.
NEWSPAPERS    
Articles from major national and regional U.S. newspapers ... [more]
Close this window Indexes, abstracts and full-text articles from major national and regional United States newspapers such as: Boston Globe, Christian Science Monitor, Hartford Courant, Newsday, The New York Times, Providence Journal , The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post , and more.

Some articles may not be available in full-text in this database. Use the Journals List to check to see if a journal is available in print or in another database, OR request articles using Interlibrary Loan .
Close this window The Newspapers database formats citations in your choice of citation styles, including APA, Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date, Chicago/Turabian: Humanities, Harvard, MLA, and more. Select the "Cite" link, or select a citation style from the drop down list when you email or export a record.
OXFORD ART ONLINE    
A comprehensive online reference resource for all aspects of the visual arts ... [more]
Close this window Oxford Art Online includes Grove Art, which features over 45,000 signed articles, 5,500 images, 40,000 image links, timelines of world art, MoMA lesson plans and more. Also included is full text access to the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and the Oxford Companion to Western Art.
PROQUEST RESEARCH LIBRARY    
Articles in peer-reviewed journals, magazines, and/or newspapers in broad range of academic subject areas ... [more]
Close this window ProQuest Research Library provides access to a wide range of popular academic subjects, including arts, business, children, education, general interest, health, humanities, international, law, military, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, women's interest, and more. The database includes more than 3,950 scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers (with over 2,700 in full text) from 1971 forward.

Some articles may not be available in full-text in this database. Use the Journals List to check to see if a journal is available in print or in another database, OR request articles using Interlibrary Loan .
Close this window The Proquest Research Library formats citations in your choice of citation styles, including APA, Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date, Chicago/Turabian: Humanities, Harvard, MLA, and more. Select the "Cite" link, or select a citation style from the drop down list when you email or export a record.
READERS GUIDE RETROSPECTIVE
An index of over 375 leading magazines from 1890 - 1982 ... [more]
Close this window A great place to look for primary sources! Articles are NOT full text. Use the Journals List to see if Bryant has access to the articles that you need, or order articles through Interlibrary Loan .
WORLDCAT Online    
Search the collections of libraries in your community & around the world ... [more]
Close this window Search for print and electronic books, music CDs, DVDs... Worldcat is the world's foremost bibliographic database, with over 46 million bibliographic records representing 400 languages. WorldCat covers bibliographic information from before 1,000 BC to the present, and includes holdings information from libraries in 45 countries.
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