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Fine Arts: Find Online Articles in Databases

This guide provides resources to help you research different forms of art, find images and write about a piece of art.

Databases for Reference Articles

Research an artist

Research a historical or art movement

Databases for News, Magazine, and Scholarly Articles

Wait, there's more! Check out other databases in our Fine Arts subject databases page:

Suggested magazines

Here is a list of some suggested magazines and journals that can be found in databases and online:

and many others.

Art Magazines and Journals in Print Format

Holman Library Paper Journals located on 2nd floor, in alphabetical order:

American Craft: Aug 1979 - present

American Photo: 1990 - present

American photographer: 1980 - 1989

Artforum: 1972 - present

ARTnews: Dec 1998 -present

Art direction: 1975 - 1995

Better homes and gardens: Library keeps five years

Builder: 1982 - present

Ceramics Monthly: Library keeps two years

Communication Arts: 1980 - present

Crafts: 1983 - 2005

Design quarterly: 1980 - 1996

EventDV: 2008 - present

Fiberarts: 1990 - present

Landscape Architecture: 1980 - present

National parks: 1980 - present

Native Peoples: Sep 2000 - present

Popular Photography: Library keeps ten years

Print: Nov 1990 - present


Encyclopedias and Dictionaries for All Arts Forms

  Encyclopedias and Dictionaries of Photography

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries of Music

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries of Films

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries of Painting

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries of Architecture