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[AccuNet/AP] Searchable archive of historical and contemporary Associated Press photographs from the nineteenth century to the present. Brief stories available for most contemporary photos 48 hours after publication. Also included are maps, charts, logos and other graphics produced for the AP.
[Royal Institute of British Architects] International coverage; updated daily, a free index produced by the RIBA library. Indexes over 200 highly respected architectural periodicals as well as books and other information from the RIBA library.
[EBSCO] Provides full-text coverage of more than 330 periodicals and 215 books. In addition, Art & Architecture Complete offers cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for nearly 730 academic journals, magazines and trade publications, plus selective coverage for more than 70 additional publications and an Image Collection of over 64,000 images provided by Picture Desk and others.
[ARTstor] Non-profit ARTstor's collection provides over 1 million high quality images of works of art from curated collections and associated data. Users wishing to download images for educational use must register with ARTstor and login on the ARTstor home page in order to be able to download images. For more complete information on copyright and on limitations to access and use of this collection, see the ARTstor web page Terms and Conditions. Need to access a shared folder? Click here for instructions.
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[Oxford UP] Fourth edition. Features a broad musical scope covering popular music of all genres and periods from 1900 to the present day, including jazz, country, folk, rap, reggae, techno, musicals, and world music. Thousands of additional entries cover popular music genres, trends, styles, record labels, venues, and music festivals. Key dates, biographies, and further reading are provided for artists covered, along with complete discographies that include record labels, release dates, and a 5-star album rating system.
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[EBSCO] This freely accessible research database focuses on the relationship between human beings and the environment. Comprised of more than 600 scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology.
[Oxford UP] Provides access to the entire text of The Dictionary of Art with more than 45,000 articles on the fine arts (painting, sculpture, and architecture) and the decorative arts (ceramics, textiles, jewelery, interior design, etc.) and biographies. Includes links to images from museums and other sites including The Bridgeman Art Library. Updated annually.
[Oxford UP] Provides access to the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz with links to sound archives and illustrations. Updated annually.
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[Naxos] Audio library; includes over 8800 titles (over 130,000 tracks) by nearly 7,000 composers plus notes on composers, selections in the library, fundamental music terms, pronunciation guide, operatic librettos and more. Musical genres include: classical, world/folk, contemporary, New Age, Chinese and jazz. Musical categories include: ballet, chamber music, choral, composers, concertos, educational, film music, instrumental, musicals, opera/operatta, orchestral, vocal and collections. Browse the collection or use the Advanced Search to look for a title, composer, instrument, genre, period, etc. Users must log out when finished using the collection.
[New York Public Library] Images of over 275,000 maps, architectural plans, drawing, photographs, etc. from image collections of the New York Public Library. May be used free of charge for scholarship, research and teaching. Commercial or for profit use is prohibited without prior permission of NYPL. Due to copyright restrictions only images in the public domain (pre-1923) are available in the database.
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[Oxford UP] Oxford Art Online contains Grove Art Online, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics and the Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms. Includes over 40,000 links to images and 5000 images plus links to biographies in Oxford's Dictionary of National Biography.
[Oxford UP] Oxford Music Online includes Grove Music Online, the Encyclopedia of Popular Music, the Oxford Dictionary of Music and the Oxford Companion to Music.

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