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Art History: Research Databases

Art History research resources.

Database Search Tips

Phrase Searching

Use quotation marks to search for an exact person, place or thing related to your topic.
Examples:
“David Roberts”
"objective truth"

 

Root Word Searching
Enter the root of a word and put an asterisk   *  at the end.
The database will return results that include any ending
of that root word.
Examples:
light* = light, lighted, lighting
photo* =  photograph, photographable,
photographer, etc.

Image Resources

Artstor Teaching & Learning Resources

Encyclopedic Resources

Provenance Research

Art History Research Resources

Portrait of Baldassare Castiglione (1478–1529)

Databases

Art & Design Research Databases (Supplementary)

Databases for Ancient Art & Archaeology