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Art History

A guide to basic information sources for art history.

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What is a database?

A database is a searchable collection of scholarly articles and other materials, usually on a particular subject. For example, Arts & Humanities Database covers the wide-ranging fields of Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies.

Why should you use a database?

Databases allow you to search a narrower range of high quality Art History sources.

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