I'm Grant Young, the Academic Librarian for Arts and Humanities. Please contact me if you need advice / help with using Library resources to support your study, teaching or research - or attend one of my regular drop-in sessions.
Library Search is your main way into books and articles held by the Library, with Find Databases giving you access to further specialist resources to explore. This current subject guide provides a selection of key Databases and other resources likely to be of use as you undertake your studies.
BHA: Bibliography of the History of Art
Journal articles, book chapters and conference proceedings
International Bibliography of Art
Journal articles, book chapters, book reviews
JSTOR Arts and Sciences
Journal articles and book reviews
Oxford Art Online
Comprehensive encyclopaedia of art and related areas
Academic Search Complete
Journal articles, book chapters and book reviews
Journal articles relating to anthropology
Art and Architecture Archive
A full-text archive of magazines comprising key research material in the fields of art and architecture, dating from the late-nineteenth century to the twenty-first.
17th and 18th century newspapers
Cite them right
Guide to referencing different information sources
Authoritative general reference books online
Manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of 'Empire' and its theories, practices and consequences. The materials span across the last five centuries and are accompanied by a host of secondary learning resources including scholarly essays, maps and an interactive chronology.
Guardian / Observer Archive
Search the full-text of these newspapers including photos and images from 1791-2003
New York Times Archive
Search the full-text of this newspaper including images and photos from 1851-2003. For more recent articles, and other newspapers, see: Nexis
UK, regional and international newspapers
Oxford Handbooks Online
Times Digital Archive
Newspaper database 1785-2011 and Rolling