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Art, Humanities & Philosophy Databases

 

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Oxford Grove Art Online
  • The gateway to Oxford’s art reference works, including the peer-reviewed, regularly updated Grove® Dictionary of Art and the Benezit Dictionary of Artists
  • Includes over 200,000 articles that span ancient to contemporary art and architecture, as well as over 19,000 images of works of art, structures, plans, and artist signatures
 
Religion & Philosophy Collection Provides articles from scholarly journals covering such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Humanities Full Text (H. W. Wilson) This database provides full text, abstracts and bibliographic indexing of the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as specialized magazines. Content includes feature articles, interviews, obituaries and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and much more. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
World Geography and Culture Online Every country of the world is profiled in depth, with more than 40 entries and more than 100 statistical indicators covering all aspects of its geography, history, society, and culture. At-a-glance information, maps and flags, videos, images, gazetteer entries, biographies of famous people, a timeline, and current news supplement each country profile. Information for the U.S. states, Canadian provinces, and international territories is similarly detailed.  
World Religions World Religions explores religion and spirituality in an objective manner, from the ceremonies of the first practitioners to the elaborate rituals of today.
Topic Centers feature specially selected content on 15 of the world’s religions and traditional spiritual practices, quickly guiding users to information on important topics, spiritual leaders, sacred texts, and holy days and festivals. Includes videos,  slideshows, sacred texts, sacred music, primary sources, a calendar of holidays and observances, and more.
 
Book Review Digest Plus (H. W. Wilson) Provides a citation to every book review that appears in any of over 5,000+ indexed journals.  Over 2 million review citations are included, many with generous excerpts, from review sources such as newspapers, popular magazines, and academic journals, with more than 118,000 new reviews added each year. video cameraClick here for instructional videos

 

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