These are a sample of journals that can be accessed through our databases. See the One Search box above for the search options, or use the A to Z list to find a specific journal.
An interesting way to look for what you need is through browsing the shelves. Once you get a call number for a possible source, go to the shelves and look at the materials around that source. You can also browse using these call numbers:
|Subclass N||Visual Arts|
|N1 - (9211)||Visual Arts|
N1 - 58
|N61 - 72||Theory. Philosophy. Aesthetics of the Visual Arts|
|N81 - 390||Study and teaching. Research|
|N400 - 3990||Art museums, galleries, etc.|
|N4390 - 5098||Exhibitions|
|N5198 - 5299||Private Collections and collectors|
|N5300 - 7418||History*|
|N7420 - 7525.8||General Works|
|N7560 - 8266||Special subjects of art|
|N83508 - 8356||Art as a profession. Artists|
|N8510 - 8553||Art studios, materials, etc.|
|N8554 - 8585||Examination and conservation of works of art|
|N8600 - 8675||Economics of art|
|N8700 - 9165||Art and the state. Public art|
|NC||Drawing, Design, Illustration|
|NX||Arts in General|
*It appears that the contemporary history starts at N6400.
Feel free to reference the complete list of Fine Arts classifications.
The most recent print issues of select ART & DESIGN journals and magazines are available for browsing in the Thrift Library. They are located on the first floor.
Many older issues can be access electronically. Please ask if you would like assistance with any of these resources.