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Visual Arts

Articles & Journals

The article and journal sources on this page can help you with art and art historical research. Articles are best for current or narrow topics, or to research artists who are less well-known. For information on broad topics or background on very famous artists, try Dictionaries & Encyclopedias.

Journal Finder

Click the link below to locate journals found within library databases.  To find articles, use the search within the database once you've identified in which database full text is found.

Request an Article

Is the full text of your article not available in a database? Request it from Interlibrary Loan. Articles generally arrive in 7-10 days.

Interlibrary Loan Login

Article Databases

Listed below are the databases that include the most coverage for art and art history.

Database Access Off Campus

The Libraries provide off-campus access to research databases through the University's private network.

If prompted to login, enter your CU network ID and password (e.g. mhernandez, your Blackboard login) to access articles and ebooks.

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