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New E-Resources in Art & Architecture
Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture
Includes entries on architects, terms, periods, and styles, covering all periods of Western architectural history. New entries include definitions of landscape terms, and biographies of modern architects. Each entry offers mini-bibliography.
Harvard Dictionary of Music
Includes entries on all the styles and forms in Western music; articles on music of Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Near East; descriptions of instruments with historical background; and articles that reflect today’s beat.
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers
Provides coverage of films and filmmakers, including legendary films, actors and actresses, directors, writers and other production artists. Entries include essays; biographies; filmographies; comprehensive credits; major awards; and updated bibliographies and photographs.
Oxford Art Online (Contains Grove Art Online)
Access point for Grove Art Online and Benezit Dictionary of Artists. Features articles on varied topics, bibliographies. Searchable images made available through Oxford’s partnerships with museums, galleries, and arts organizations. Benezit covers lesser-known and famed artists, images of artists’ signatures, historical auction records, and lists of museum holdings.
Oxford Music Online
Access point for Grove Music Online and Oxford music resources. Offers ability to access and cross-search multiple music reference resources. Contains The Oxford Companion to Music with articles on composers, performers, conductors, instruments and notation, forms and genres, and individual works.
Oxford Dictionary of Art
Serves as a guide to art of the Western world. Provides a balance of fact and critical appraisal, ranging across painting, sculpture, and graphic arts from classical times to the present.
Oxford Dictionary of Dance
Covers all aspects of the dance world. Includes detailed entries on technical terms, steps, styles, works, and countries, plus biographies of dancers, choreographers, and companies.
Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms
Provides vocabulary of art in all its forms. Covers painting, sculpture, architecture, photography, the decorative, applied and graphic arts from all periods throughout the world up to present day.
Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Fashion and Fashion Designers
Documents the universe of fashion from the mid-18th century through the late 1990s in short entries with many illustrations.