A guide to resources and research tools in the field of art history
Last Updated: Feb 22, 2013
The resources below are useful to explore a topic in a general way and to provide basic bibliography on a subject.
Search across the websites of many Art Museums in the U.S., Canada, and European countries.
Use Catalyst to find books, DVDs, and other materials own by the JHU libraries.
For a quick search in Art Full Text, Art Retrospective, and other general humanities databases from the EBSCO suite, try:
Article Search in Catalyst
For more in-depth coverage and advanced searching capacity, try these individual databases:
Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
The Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History is a chronological, geographical, and thematic exploration of the history of art from around the world, as illustrated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection.
This feature searches across many scholarly Internet sources.
To show links to JHU Library Resources within search results, change Google Preferences on your computer.
Search inside books made available on the Internet; view or preview them online, then check to see if our library owns or has access to them.
A combined catalog of the holdings of thousands of libraries worldwide.
- Dissertations & Theses
An extensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day.
Explore museums from around the world, discover and view hundreds of
artworks at incredible zoom levels, and even create and share your own
collection of masterpieces.