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Art and Art History : Times / Eras / Styles

collection of e-resources useful for art historical research

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Anna Simon
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Classical Antiquity

[see MAJOR RESOURCES first] This list only supplements those core resources.

Medieval

[see MAJOR RESOURCES first]  This list only supplements those core resources.

China

[see MAJOR RESOURCES first]  This list only supplements those core resources.

20th-21st Century

[see MAJOR RESOURCES first]  This list only supplements those core resources.

Since the 1980s, online journal databases provide good descriptions of the literature of contemporary research, including commentary on contemporary art.  Especially recommended "Major Resources" are:  Art Full Text, ARTbibliographies Modern, and Bibliography of the History of Art continued as International Bibliography of Art

For early/mid 20th century articles, an especially recommended "Major Resource" is Art Index Retrospective (1929-1984).

Other online resources useful for the study of 20th-21st century art and design include the following:

History Research

History Portal

History Research Guides