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Art Index Retrospective (1929-1984)
Index to leading English-language publications in the world of the arts.
ARTicles online (Arthistoricum.net) (date coverage varies)
Index of art historical articles, compiled by the University Library of Regensburg (Germany).
Arts & Humanities Full Text
Full-text publications that focus on art, architecture, design, history, philosophy, music, literature, theatre and cultural studies.
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1934 to present)
Indexes more than 2,000 periodicals on archaeology, city planning, interior design, and historic preservation.
BHA: Bibliography of the History of Art (1973 to present)
Bilingual database on the history of post-classical western art. Also includes RAA (Repertoire d'Art et d'Archeologie) from 1973 to 1989 and RILA (International Repertory of the Literature of Art) from 1975 to 1989.
Bibliography of Asian Studies (1973 to present)
Index to articles and books in Asian Studies, including humanities and social sciences.
Cambridge Histories Online
Provides political, economic and social history, philosophy and literature of selected countries and subjects.
Index Islamicus (1906 to present)
Covers literature on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world, including Muslim areas of Asia and Africa.
International Bibliography of Art (IBA) (1973 to present)
Covers scholarly literature on western art including traditional visual arts as well as new media, architectural history, museum studies and conservation, archaeology, and classical studies.
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 Islam [electronic resource]
Atlas of the Mughal Empire: Political and Economic Maps with detailed notes, bibliography and index AC Frost reference xx G2281.S1 H33 1982
Atlas of Islam, 1800-2000 [cartographic material] AC Frost reference xx G1786.S1 B5 2010
A Bibliography of the Architecture, Arts, and Crafts of Islam to 1st Jan. 1960 (note historical context) AC Frost reference x N6260 .C67 1961
Cultural Atlas of India: India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh & Sri Lanka AC Frost reference x DS421 .J6 1996
Dictionary of Islamic architecture AC Frost reference NA380 .P43 1996
Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Medieval India AC Frost reference PK6419 .A53 1993
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World AC Frost reference BP40 .E525 2004
The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture AC Frost reference N6260 .G75 2009
The Oxford Dictionary of Islam AC Frost reference BP40 .O95 2003
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World AC Frost reference DS35.53 .O96 2009
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.
Archnet digital library of Islamic Art and Architecture
Early Modern India, glossary from Frances W. Pritchett
Harappa, site featuring scholarship and discoveries about the ancient Indus Civilization (3500-1700 BCE) in India and Pakistan.
HIAA, website of the Historians of Islamic Art Association (see Resource page)
Islamic Heritage Project manuscripts, maps, and published texts from Harvard University’s library and museum collections.
Persian-English Dictionary online from the Digital Dictionaries of South Asia project