Academic Search Premier (date coverage varies)
Full-text articles from over 3,600 journals in the social sciences, arts and humanities, and sciences.
Arts & Humanities Database
Full-text publications that focus on art, architecture, design, history, philosophy, music, literature, theatre and cultural studies.
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Simultaneously search research databases plus the Five Colleges Libraries Catalog to find full-text articles, books and more.
Standard general encyclopedia.
Literature Resource Center
Full-text critical studies, biographies of authors; covers all genres, all time periods, and all regions.
Oxford Art Online
Oxford Art Online is the access point for Grove Art Online, and other Oxford art reference works covering all forms of the visual arts: painting, sculpture, architecture, graphic and decorative arts, and photography from prehistory to the present.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
The national record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide.
Amherst College Digital Collections
Digitized art works, photographs, manuscripts, books, and other media from Amherst College Archives & Special Collections and the library’s Art & Architecture Collection.
Image database including architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design as well as many other forms of visual culture.
A visual resource offering digital images of art, history, and culture from museums, galleries, private collections, and contemporary artists.