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Databases by Subject: Arts and Humanities (General)

Major Indexes
info Arts & Humanities Citation Index (included in Web of Science)
Index to almost 1,400 journals and other cited works in the fine arts and humanities from 1975 to the present.

info ARTstor  · Tutorial    mobile info
ARTstor is a digital library of images from many time periods and cultures in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences.

info Index Islamicus
Indexes literature on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world. Includes journals articles, proceedings, monographs, book chapters, and book reviews from 1906 to the present.

info PRISMA - Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanísticas  (Spanish, Portuguese)
Full-text scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin in Spanish, Portuguese and English.

Additional Indexes
info AFI Catalog
Index of American feature films, produced from 1900 to 1970. Compiled by the American Film Institute, the index provides full production and cast information, as well as a bibliography of source materials.

info Art Full Text    mobile info
Provides international coverage of magazine and journal articles, yearbooks and museum bulletins in art, architecture, and other art-related topics, 1984 to the present.

info Art Index Retrospective    mobile info
International coverage of journal articles, yearbooks, and museum bulletins in art, archaeology, city planning, interior design, and other art-related topics from 1924 to 1989.

info ATLA Religion Database with ATLA Serials    mobile info
indexes journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all scholarly fields of religion with emphasis on Christianity. Articles indexing starts 1949 and 1975 for book indexes.

info Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals    mobile info
Offers access to international popular and scholarly literature in architecture, interior design, urban planning, archaeology, sustainable development and green design, from 1934 to the present.

info BDSL Online (Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft)  (German)
German language index of (primarily) German language periodicals, covering all aspects of German language and literature from 1985 to the present.

info Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)  · Tutorial
Full-text of every significant English-language and foreign-language title covering multiple disciplines printed in Great Britain from 1701 to 1800.

info Essay and General Literature Index    mobile info
Database of essays and miscellaneous works found in books published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada. From 1985 to present.

info Film Index International
Provides detailed information about motion pictures (production information and citations for reviews and critical articles) & cinema workers from over 170 countries.

info Film Indexes Online
Film Indexes Online provides detailed information on motion pictures (production information and citations to reviews and critical articles) and cinema workers.

info Film Literature Index (1976-2001)
The Film Literature Index (FLI) is an index of popular and scholarly articles on film and television, film reviews, and book reviews published between 1976-2001.

info In the First Person
An in-depth index of close to 4,000 collections of personal narratives in English from around the world, located within scholarly materials that are freely available on the Web or in Alexander Street databases. (Note that the library may not subscribe to all databases indexed.)

info International Index to Performing Arts Full Text (IIPA)
Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 international periodicals covering a broad spectrum of the arts and entertainment industry, including theater, musical theater, dance, opera, film, and television. Coverage: 1998-present.

info International Medieval Bibliography
Includes references from journal articles, conference proceedings, essay collections and festschriften. Covers all aspects of medieval life in Europe, North Africa, Armenia, and the Muslim World from 1968 to present.

info MLA International Bibliography (literature, language, linguistics)  · Tutorial    mobile info
Database of citations to journal articles, books and dissertations from the 1920s. International coverage in the disciplines of literature, language and linguistics literary theory and criticism.

info RILM Abstracts of Music Literature    mobile info
International in scope, RILM provides indexing and abstracts for periodicals in all areas of music, including classical traditional and popular, and covers all document types, including journals, conference proceedings, books, and dissertations. Coverage: 1967-present.