How to Search for Articles

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals

Index to Architectural Periodicals offers a comprehensive listing of journal articles published worldwide on architecture and design, archaeology, city planning, interior design, and historic preservation.
You can do a quick search using the "Keyword", "Author", "Title Words", "Subject Words", etc. Or you can do an advanced search by combining different choices.
Coverage: 1977-present
*No full text available


Art Full Text / Art Retrospective

Once launched, select BOTH "Art Full Text and Art Retrospective

In order to search articles from 1929-present, both databases must be selected. (Art Full Text: 1983-present, Art Retrospective: 1929-1983). Indexes articles covering the fields of art, art history, architectural history and applied art.
Coverage: 1929 - present
*Only a certain percentage of articles are full text.
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Groves Dictionary of Art

An electronic version of the Dictionary of Art, a comprehensive coverage to the history of art and architecture worldwide in thirty-four volumes. Each essay contains biographical information on the artist (or architect), as well as analysis of the work. Explanations of some frequently used technical terms are also included. 

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*Also available in print 703D5612