Academic resources, including summaries of articles and books in a variety of areas. Look for the Find It @ UMGC links for access to full text in UMGC Library databases. Tips for Searching Google Scholar via UMGC.
World history (excluding North America) from 1450 to the present, in journals published from 1955 - present. Note: Defaults to linked full text; to see additional abstracts remove filter in left column of search results.
Provides in-depth coverage of Westrern Art with entries on artists and their works, styles and movements, art forms and art terms, combined with more modern methodologies, focused on patronage, taste, theory, and criticism, and the scientific examination of materials and techniques
"A Biographical Dictionary of Historic Scholars, Museum Professionals and Academic Historians of Art". The complete list of Art Historians is provided. Explanation pages are available in French, German and Dutch."
"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." Works best in Firefox or Chrome
"This list highlights selected art books and books about artists, including practical methods and specialties, as well as general works on art and art history, plus visitor guides to art expos, galleries, and museums".