The Adams Library provides access to lots of art journals, such as American Art, which is useful for this class. You can use a keyword to search back-issues of American art via JSTOR. RIC provides access to articles published from 1991 to the present.
What is a scholarly article?
Scholarly articles are written by experts in specific academic disciplines for other experts. Students frequently use information from scholarly articles in their research.
Scholars write articles to share research and ideas in their fields of study. For that reason, articles contain information that is very specific. It is best to know something about your topic before searching for articles.
Scholarly articles are generally published by academic journals, such as Art Bulletin.
Journals will often put articles through a peer-review process prior to publication.
The library provides access to print and digital scholarly articles. The best way to find scholarly articles on your research topic is to use an article database.
Art & Architecture Complete includes full-text coverage for hundreds of periodicals dating back to 1937 and additional full-text for hundreds of books. Contains selective coverage for nearly 60 additional publications and a robust collection of images provided by Picture Desk and others.
This archival database features high-quality indexing of historical literature on a variety of art topics from the years 1929 to 1984. Chronicling over half a century of art literature, it covers fine, decorative, and commercial art. Art Index Retrospective contains hundreds of titles from feature articles, interviews, film reviews, book reviews, bibliographies, exhibition listings, conference reports, anthologies, and editorials.
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