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Use this guide to find resources related to researching fields related to art and discovering new art resources.

Library Databases

Spotlight on Artstor

Artstor is a nonprofit digital library of more than three million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes.

Very high quality, annotated images can be searched and browsed by collection, artist, date and title, sorted, printed, zoomed, saved, shared, organized, made into slide shows, downloaded, exported and inserted into research papers.

You can also search for Artstor images on JSTOR.

Screenshot of Artstor home page, featuring large image of a butterfly