Resources by Subject: "Art and Design"

Art Index is a citation index in art; covers an international array of peer-selected publications -- Latin American, Canadian, Asian and other non-Western art, new artists, contemporary art, exhibition reviews, and feminist criticism.

Access is limited to 8 simultaneous users.

Arts & Humanities Index covers over 1,250 arts and humanities journals from around the world and also includes selected, relevant items in related fields from over 6,800 of the world’s leading science, social sciences and technical journals. From 1996 - present.

Bibliography of the History of Art provides indexing and abstracts for art-related books, conference proceedings, dissertations, exhibition and dealers' catalogs, and articles from over 4,300 periodicals published from 1975 through 2007.  Topics include European and American visual arts from late antiquity to the present.

 Getty Search Gateway contains thousands of images of artworks from the Getty Museum which are available for download, without charge, under the Getty's Open Content Program.

Look for the Download button under the image.

Oxford Art Online includes Grove Art Online, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.

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Oxford Reference Online: Art and Architecture is a searchable collection of 15 dictionary and reference works on art and architecture published by Oxford University Press. Includes such titles as "The Oxford Dictionary to Art and Artists," and "The Oxford Companion to Western Art," and more.

Stylesight is a fashion trend forecasting site.

New users need to register for an account using their EKU email.  Accounts automatically expire after one semester, unless you reactivate your account.

Vogue Archive is a complete searchable archive of American Vogue, from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. Every page, advertisement, cover and fold-out has been included, with rich indexing enabling you to find images by garment type, designer and brand names. The Vogue Archive preserves the work of the world's greatest fashion designers, stylists and photographers and is a unique record of American and international fashion, culture and society from the dawn of the modern era to the present day.