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Databases for Fine Arts & Humanities

Databases for the Fine Arts and Humanities

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General/Multidisciplinary Article Database
Search peer-reviewed academic journals, newspapers, magazines, and more across disciplines, from music and culture to the arts and gender studies.

Gold Star icon JSTOR
Search peer-reviewed journals on a multitude of subjects, including history, economics, archaeology, classics, language, music, art, sociology, multicultural studies, political science, and more.

Gold Star icon  Feature Films for Education
Stream both current and hard-to-find films, including dramas, literary adaptations, blockbusters, classics, science fiction, environmental titles, foreign films, social issues, animation studies, Academy Award® winners, and more.

ALCS Humanities E-Book Collection
An online, fully searchable collection of 5,409 scholarly e-books from the humanities and related social sciences.

Digital library of approximately 700,000 images in art, architecture, the humanities and social sciences.

Communications and Mass Media Collection
Search peer-reviewed academic journals, magazines, and newspapers on topics from advertising and mass media to music and film.

eHRAF Archaeology
A cross-cultural database containing information on the world’s prehistory and designed to facilitate comparative archaeological studies.

eHRAF World Cultures
A cross-cultural database containing information on all aspects of cultural and social life. This annually-growing Yale database is unique in that the information is organized into cultures and ethnic groups and the full-text sources are subject-indexed at the paragraph level.

The Music of Strangers – Film Platform
Documentary about the extraordinary story of The Silk Road Ensemble, an international musical collective created by legendary cellist Yo-Yo Ma.

Newspaper Source
Provides full-text for more than 60 national (U.S.) and international newspaper and 300 full-text regional (U.S.) newspapers.

Pop Culture Collection
Journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture.

Religion and Philosophy Collection
Search or browse academic journal articles on topics across a wide range of philosophies and world religions.

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