Arts Resources

MARVEL! Databases related to Arts & Culture

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Fine Arts

  • Timeline of Art History This timeline from the Metropolitan Museum of Art offers a comprehensive look at art from its beginnings to the present day.
  • ArtsJournal A daily roundup of art news.
  • ArtCyclopedia A searchable, thorough database of online images of visual art.

Music Theory and History

  • Music History 102 A guide to Western composers and their music compiled by Juilliard librarian Robert Sherrane for the Internet Public Library. The site includes RealAudio soundfiles so you can hear the music you read about.
  • Worldwide Internet Music Resources An exhaustive listing of websites about music from past to present and from around the world.
  • Music History Links From the University of Washington, a list of links to music history sites.