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A Yujo Reading
Japan, Edo period (1615 - 1868)
How can online library resources help me?
There is a huge amount of online content available through the library
These sources usually have great search functionality
You will find many sources for digitized, high-resolution images of visual art
You will find a huge number of scholarly articles about all kinds of art
You can access online library resources from home
(Don't forget to activate your Kingsborough ID card at the library if you want to use library resources off campus!)
Art Abstracts (H.W. Wilson) This link opens in a new window
Indexing and abstracting from 1984 covering fine, decorative and commercial art, folk art, photography, film, and architecture. Also includes a thesaurus specific to the database.
Artstor This link opens in a new window
Contains digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences that can be downloaded for research and pedagogical purposes.
MoMA Learning This link opens in a new window
Tools for researching and understanding modern art including: a glossary of art terms; definitions for themes (or movements) in modern art; links related articles and manifestos.
Oxford Art Online This link opens in a new window
Searchable reference works on visual art from prehistory to the present.
Museum collections online