Databases

Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists [Full Text]

This guide to Western Art from ancient Greece to the present day provides a careful balance between fact and appraisal. Includes entries on artists, periods and movements, as well as techniques and styles.

Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms [Full Text]

This dictionary provides succinct explanations of over 1,800 terms used in the wide variety of visual media that makes up the art world.

Contemporary Fashion [Full Text]

A reference book covering individual designers and fashion houses that have been active throughout the 20th and 21st centuries. Informative essays mirror the many facets of the fashion world.