On this page, you will find a selection of resources concerning Art History. If your topic has a broader angle of cultural criticism, try consulting the subject guide for Aesthetics and Culture as well. You are welcome to contact us in case you need any help or if you have suggestions for additional information on the page.
Oxford Art Online
Portal for Grove Art Online, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Terms. Enables search in the individual databases or cross-search in all the regularly updated art reference works.
Danish website for communication of research results to the public. Includes:
The Getty Research Institute (Gri)
The purpose of the institute is to promote and support research of the history of art and architecture. The website gives access to a selection of search engines and databases.
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A selection of printed journals at AU Library, Kasernen
A lot of art museums give access to Public Domain-pictures – try searching for the individual museums.
Reviews in Danish of art exhibitions can be found through bibliotek.dk. Search for the title of or keywords from the exhibition. Limit the search to ‘udstilling’ in ‘materialetyper’ (to the left of the page). Open the post and click ‘Anmeldelser’.
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