For your final case studies, you'll likely need to pull from a variety of scholarly and popular resources across disciplines, not only in art history. The guide below is broken up by source type and then genre, i.e. historical & contemporary newspapers, academic databases, etc. Remember to use the keywords you came up with in class to help you along your research, keeping in mind that keywords can shift depending upon the research context you're in.
Finally, remember to keep track of the keywords and resources that you've used, alongside keeping track of your found references in Zotero.
For access to The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and other contemporary newspapers, please use Nexis Uni.
Local newspapers, provided by NewsBank. Includes LNP Always Lancaster (covers 2014-current), Intelligencer Journal (covers 1989-2009), Lancaster New Era (covers 1989-2009), Intelligencer Journal-Lancaster New Era (covers 2008-2014), and Sunday News (covers 1989-2014).
Explore issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos. Use it to explore a specific event or to compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities and people. Content is easily searched and sorted through an intuitive, map-based interface.
Nexis Uni searches a wide range of news resources, including newspapers, magazines, newswires, broadcast transcripts, reviews, obituaries, and editorials. Use Nexis Uni for access to current issues of major news publications, including The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Associated Press, and BBC, among others.
Over one million video news segments, complete with searchable abstracts. The archive includes evening news broadcasts from ABC, CBS, and NBC, as well as news reports from Fox News, CNN, and MSNBC. Coverage extends back to August 5, 1968. No current material will be made available until at least 72 hours after the original broadcast.
Fully searchable, cover-to-cover reproductions of early American newspapers including titles from all 50 present states. Includes: Early American Newspapers, Series 1 (1690-1876), Early American Newspapers, Series 2 (1758-1900) and Early American Newspapers, Series 3 (1829-1922).
The New York Times Historical Archive offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue. Sept. 18, 1851 - 4 Years Ago, full-text.
An authoritative source on world dress and fashion across cultures and throughout history. Contains major reference works (such as The Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion), eBooks, online exclusive articles, educational resources, and extensive image content from prestigious museum partners from around the world.
Index to content from core journals in all areas of the social sciences. Provides lists of sources cited, plus publications citing the original article. Also known as SSCI. Publications from 1900 - present.
A comprehensive index of philosophy books and articles. PhilPapers offers unique features such as real-time indexing of pre-prints, fine-grained classification by topic, email alerts, reading lists, advanced search functionality, and discussion forums.
Comprehensive database in religious and theological scholarship. Includes index citations, journal articles, essays in multi-author works, and book reviews from ATLA's print indexes: Religion Index One (RIO), Religion Index Two (RIT), and Index to Book Reviews in Religion (IBRR). Covers from 1949 to the present.
Access the digital images of every page of books published in the United Kingdom and elsewhere during the 18th Century. With full-text searching of millions of pages, the product allows researchers new methods of access to critical information in the fields of history, literature, religion, law, fine arts, science and more.
A collection of full-text articles from over 3000 scholarly journals, many dating from the nineteenth-century to the last 4 or 5 years. A growing number of titles are available through the current issues, as part of their "Current Scholarship Program". Select Advanced Search to strategically search amongst 45 disciplines. Choose PDF from within JStor to properly view and print articles. For convenience, JStor is now searchable on Facebook.