Contains reference books covering various aspects of art and architecture including design, landscape and garden, and photography. Titles include Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art, The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture, The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts, The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art plus several more. This is a subcollection of Oxford Reference.
Arts & music
A premier resource of high-quality art images from around the world contributed and described by leading museums, all rights-cleared for educational use. Every work in CAMIO is represented by at least one high-resolution image and a description. Many have additional views of the work, sound, video and curatorial notes.
Music, spoken word, and natural and human-made sounds for streaming. Subcollections of this database are available for jazz, classical, American song, world music, and sounds. You can send music tracks to your mobile device for 48 hours.
Profiling milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music, and religion from a specific period, each volume in this five-volume set helps readers understand the various disciplines of the humanities in relation to each other, as well as to history and culture. Part of Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Listen to selections of historical recordings from the Library of Congress.
A collection of resources about music, including an instrument guide, biographies of composers, and fun games and activities.
Educational games all about music from PBSKids.
Online resource featuring exhibits and activities from several Smithsonian museums.
Explore the collections of the National Gallery of Art through interactive activities and online galleries.