Art & Architecture Source is the largest full-text art research database covering fine, decorative and commercial art, as well as architecture and architectural design. With strong international coverage, it offers hundreds of full-text art journals, magazines and books, plus detailed indexing and abstracts and thousands of images.
Contents: More than 780 full-text journals, 480 peer-reviewed full-text journals, 220 full-text books; detailed indexing and abstracts for many leading academic journals, magazines and trade publications; a collection of over 63,000 images provided by Picture Desk and other sources; Strong international coverage, including periodicals published in French, Italian, German, Spanish and Dutch; art reproduction records
Coverage: dating back to 1914
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This unique collection showcases the development of 'popular' medicine in America during the nineteenth century, through an extensive range of material that was aimed at the general public rather than medical professionals. Explore an array of printed sources, including rare books, pamphlets, trade cards, and visually-rich advertising ephemera from the collections of the Library Company of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Explore the phenomenon of world's fairs from the Crystal Palace in 1851 and the proliferation of North American exhibitions, to fairs around the world and twenty-first century expos. Through official records, monographs, publicity, artwork and artifacts, this resource brings together multiple archives for rich research opportunities in this diverse topic.