Art & Architecture SourceThis link opens in a new windowInternational coverage of journals, books, and more, covering a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.
JSTORThis link opens in a new windowHuge collection of full-text articles in back issues of journals in most subject areas. Review dates and journals included by subject and alphabetically.
Project MUSEThis link opens in a new windowFull-text journals in many disciplines across the sciences and humanities. SHSU subscribes to "Project Muse Premium."
Arts and Humanities Citation Index (part of Web of Science)This link opens in a new windowCovers leading arts and humanities journals and selected articles from social science and science journals. Indexes articles, bibliographies, editorials, letters, reviews, and more in arts, humanities, and related social science and science information.
ArticleFIRSTThis link opens in a new windowIndex of articles from journals in several disciplines, including business, science, humanities, social science, medicine, technology, and popular culture.
Bibliographies & Reference Sources
These resources are to help you in the brainstorming process. They are intended to assist you learn more about your topic as well as perhaps guide you to creating more specific research questions or a thesis statement.
If you need more help with understanding how bibliographies specifically can help you and how to read/find them, visit this guide on bibliographies:
Oxford BibliographiesThis link opens in a new windowThese authoritative guides combine the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia in these 14 subject areas: American Literature; Art History; Atlantic History; British and Irish Literature; Childhood Studies; Cinema & Media Studies; Criminology; Education; Medieval Studies; Military History; Music; Psychology; Sociology; Victorian Literature.
Oxford IndexThis link opens in a new windowOxford Index provides digital editions of many of Oxford's most acclaimed scholarly and reference works, including Oxford Bibliographies, Oxford English Dictionary Online, and Grove Music Online.
Bibliography of the History of Art (Getty)The Getty provides access to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and to the Répertoire international de la littérature de l'art (RILA) for no charge on its Web site. These citation databases, searchable together, cover material published between 1975 and 2007.
Hobbies & Crafts Reference CenterThis link opens in a new windowDetailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Includes leading hobby and craft magazines such as Bead & Button, Creative Knitting, FineScale Modeler, Quilter's World and many more.
Artstor Digital LibraryThis link opens in a new windowProvides over 1.6 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research.
Vogue Archive (1892-present)This link opens in a new windowEntire run of Vogue magazine from 1892-present, including text, images, captions, advertisements, covers, and fold-outs. Useful for researching fashion design and marketing, popular culture, photography and visual arts, gender, social history, designing period costumes, and more.
Romanticism: Life, Literature, and LandscapeThis link opens in a new windowNotebooks, manuscripts, correspondence, and other primary documents of major writers and artists in the Romanticism movement. Also includes secondary-source scholarly essays, map, chronology, and more.
Access the working notebooks, verse manuscripts, and correspondence of William Wordsworth and his fellow writers, including Dorothy Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Thomas De Quincey and Robert Southey, as well as works by artists as J.M.W. Turner, John Constable, and Benjamin Robert Haydon.
Primary documents include verse manuscripts, printed manuscripts, prose manuscripts, printed verse, correspondence, diaries, travel journals, autograph albums, guide books, fine art, and maps.
Also includes secondary-source scholarly essays, interactive map, chronology, and more.
Databases for Videos
Art and Architecture in VideoThis link opens in a new windowOver 500 hours of documentaries and interviews illustrating the theory and practice of a variety of art forms and providing the context necessary for critical analysis
Academic Video Online: PremiumThis link opens in a new windowThousands of hours of streaming video in most disciplines. Many videos include interactive text transcripts.
Instant access to thousands of educational films, ranging from almost every academic discipline to life-skills content. Select films include closed-captioning and/or interactive text transcripts. Roll over the video player and click ""CC"" button at upper right for captions.