Grove Art Online, Oxford Companion to Art History, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms An authoritative guide with extensive surveys and in-depth, signed full-text articles on the history of art written by noted scholars in their respective field of expertise. (8 concurrent users)
Contains over 3,000 articles of decorative arts production in western and non-western cultures over thousands of years. The historic uses of diverse materials are included, art forms and styles defined, and the history of decorative arts are discussed.
Full-text. '...this work offers over 1,600 up-to-date entries on Islamic art and architecture ranging from the Middle East to Central and South Asia, Africa, and Europe and spans over a thousand years of history."
Art & Architecture Dictionaries: The Premium Collection brings together over 100 key Oxford subject dictionaries and reference works into a single cross-searchable resource. To search all reference works: go to Subjects and Books-Advanced Search.
Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History from 20,000 BCE to the Present. Includes thematic essays, world maps, and works of art index for the over 6,000 objects from the Met's collections featured on the timeline.