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    Art Libraries Network kubikat

    Kubikat is the collective catalog of four of the leading German scholarly research institutes in the field of art history * Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence (Max-Planck-Institut) * Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte in Munich - funded by the Bavarian Ministry of Sciences, Research and the Arts * Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte (Centre allemand d'histoire de l'art) in Paris - funded by the Foundation of German Humanities Institutes Abroad (DGIA) * Bibliotheca Hertziana (Max Planck-Institut für Kunstgeschichte) in Rome The catalog project began in 1993 as a joint initiative of the institutes in Munich, Rome and Florence, supported by the German Research Foundation (DFG)

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    Kubikat is the collective catalog of four of the leading German scholarly research institutes in the field of art history

    * Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence (Max-Planck-Institut)
    * Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte in Munich - funded by the Bavarian Ministry of Sciences, Research and the Arts
    * Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte (Centre allemand d'histoire de l'art) in Paris - funded by the Foundation of German Humanities Institutes Abroad (DGIA)
    * Bibliotheca Hertziana (Max Planck-Institut für Kunstgeschichte) in Rome

    The catalog project began in 1993 as a joint initiative of the institutes in Munich, Rome and Florence, supported by the German Research Foundation (DFG)

    • Language: Français, English, Italiano, Deutsch
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities
    • Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Archaeology, Literature, History, Arts
    • Keyword: Art history
    • Scope: Max Planck Society
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    MPG Library Catalog
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    Artists of the World Online (de Gruyter)

    The database is a contemporary, reliable and extensive reference work on artists. It contains authoritative, up-to-date biographical information on more than 1 million artists. The database offers biographies in full text from A to Z. The extended scope is due to the incorporation of the renowned Thieme-Becker/Vollmer1 encyclopedia, the Nürnberger Künstlerlexikon and the Lexikon der Künstlerinnen into the database.

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    The database is a contemporary, reliable and extensive reference work on artists. It contains authoritative, up-to-date biographical information on more than 1 million artists.

    The database offers biographies in full text from A to Z. The extended scope is due to the incorporation of the renowned Thieme-Becker/Vollmer1 encyclopedia, the Nürnberger Künstlerlexikon and the Lexikon der Künstlerinnen into the database.

    • Provider: Walter de Gruyter
    • Language: Deutsch, English
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities
    • Subject: Arts
    • Scope: Bibliotheca Hertziana
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    Reference Work
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    ARTstor

    The ARTstor Digital Library provides more than one million images with tools for teaching and research. Its collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates from all over the world. An overview of collections is available under http://www.artstor.org/collections.

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    The ARTstor Digital Library provides more than one million images with tools for teaching and research. Its collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates from all over the world.

    An overview of collections is available under http://www.artstor.org/collections.

    • Provider: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
    • Language: English
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities
    • Subject: Arts
    • Keyword: Renaissance studies, Medieval studies, Classical studies, Asian studies, American studies, World history, Literature, Anthropology, Religion, Music, Architecture, Art
    • Scope: Max Planck Society
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    Miscellaneous
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    Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (EBSCO)

    Inhalt: 622.500 Literaturnachweise aus über 2.800 Zeitschriften (davon ca. 300 aktuell ausgewertet) zur Architektur, Architekturgeschichte, sowie Archäologie, Bauentwurf, Wohnungsbau, Denkmalpflege, Innenarchitektur, Landschaftsarchitektur, Stadtplanung. Neben Zeitschriftenartikeln werden auch Interviews, Buchrezensionen, Ausstellungskataloge u.ä. ausgewertet, wobei 75% der Zeitschriften für keine andere Datenbank ausgewertet werden. Abdeckung international, 80% des Materials stammt von außerhalb der USA, 60% sind Nachweise nicht-englischsprachige Veröffentlichungen. Die Datenbank enthält auch einen mehr als 15.000 Einträge umfassenden Index von Nachrufen auf bedeutende Architekten (Avery's Obituary Index) und den 10-bd. Burnham Index to Architectural Literature des Art Institute of Chicago (1870 - ca. 1965).

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    Inhalt: 622.500 Literaturnachweise aus über 2.800 Zeitschriften (davon ca. 300 aktuell ausgewertet) zur Architektur, Architekturgeschichte, sowie Archäologie, Bauentwurf, Wohnungsbau, Denkmalpflege, Innenarchitektur, Landschaftsarchitektur, Stadtplanung. Neben Zeitschriftenartikeln werden auch Interviews, Buchrezensionen, Ausstellungskataloge u.ä. ausgewertet, wobei 75% der Zeitschriften für keine andere Datenbank ausgewertet werden. Abdeckung international, 80% des Materials stammt von außerhalb der USA, 60% sind Nachweise nicht-englischsprachige Veröffentlichungen. Die Datenbank enthält auch einen mehr als 15.000 Einträge umfassenden Index von Nachrufen auf bedeutende Architekten (Avery's Obituary Index) und den 10-bd. Burnham Index to Architectural Literature des Art Institute of Chicago (1870 - ca. 1965).

    • Provider: EBSCO
    • Language: English
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities
    • Subject: Arts
    • Keyword: Architecture, Architectural history, Archaeology, Landscape architecture, Urban planning
    • Scope: Bibliotheca Hertziana
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    Reference Database
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    Benezit

    Bio-bibliographisches Nachschlagewerk mit über 170.000 Einträgen zu Künstlern, auch weniger bekannten, weltweit von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart. Die Einträge beinhalten neben einer Darstellung von Leben und Werk des Künstlers weiterführende Literaturhinweise, Abbildungen von Künstlersignaturen, Museumsnachweise und Auktionsergebnisse.

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    Bio-bibliographisches Nachschlagewerk mit über 170.000 Einträgen zu Künstlern, auch weniger bekannten, weltweit von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart. Die Einträge beinhalten neben einer Darstellung von Leben und Werk des Künstlers weiterführende Literaturhinweise, Abbildungen von Künstlersignaturen, Museumsnachweise und Auktionsergebnisse.

    • Provider: Oxford University Press, OUP
    • Language: English
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities
    • Subject: Arts
    • Scope: Bibliotheca Hertziana
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    Reference Database
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    Bibliography History Art, BHA

    The Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) contains abstracts and indexes of current publications in the history of art, including scholarly journals, conferences, book, exhibition reviews, and exhibition catalogues. The records consist of bibliographic citations, abstracts, and indexing. Note that the database search includes BHA, covering 1990-2007, the International Bibliography of Art (IBA), covering the years 2008 and part of 2009, and the Répertoire de la litterature de l'art (RILA), one of the predecessors of BHA, with records that cover 1975–1989.

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    The Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) contains abstracts and indexes of current publications in the history of art, including scholarly journals, conferences, book, exhibition reviews, and exhibition catalogues. The records consist of bibliographic citations, abstracts, and indexing.

    Note that the database search includes BHA, covering 1990-2007, the International Bibliography of Art (IBA), covering the years 2008 and part of 2009, and the Répertoire de la litterature de l'art (RILA), one of the predecessors of BHA, with records that cover 1975–1989.

    • Provider: J. Paul Getty Trust
    • Language: Français, English
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities
    • Subject: History, Arts
    • Keyword: Art reflecting Western tradition in Asia Africa and Australia, Aspects of material culture of interest to art historians, Performance art, Photography, Painting, Festivals, Theater, Architecture and design, Archaeology, Folk and industrial art, Sculpture, Drawing, Prints, Decorative and applied arts, Traditional fine arts, American art from European discoveries to present, European art from late Antiquity (4th c. A.D.) to present
    • Scope: Max Planck Society
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    Reference Database
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    Brill Online Reference Works

    Brill's New Pauly and Der Neue Pauly has become a recognized standard reference work for students and scholars of the ancient world. Now, the complete original Der Neue Pauly together with Brill’s New Pauly are offered online. New Pauly Online will allow the researcher to have the most complete database available. New Pauly Online is automatically updated whenever a new volume is published. The Encyclopedia of Islam (New Edition) sets out the present state of our knowledge of the Islamic World. It is a unique and invaluable reference tool, an essential key to understanding the world of Islam, and the authoritative source not only on the religion, but also on the believers and the countries in which they live. It embraces articles on distinguished Muslims of every era and origin, on tribes and dynasties, on crafts and sciences, on political and religious institutions, on the geography, ethnography, flora and fauna of the various countries and on the history, topography and monuments of the major towns and cities. In its geographical and historical scope it encompasses the old Arabo-Islamic empire, the Islamic countries of Iran, Central Asia, the Indian sub-continent and Indonesia, as well as the Ottoman Empire and all other Islamic countries.

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    Brill's New Pauly and Der Neue Pauly has become a recognized standard reference work for students and scholars of the ancient world. Now, the complete original Der Neue Pauly together with Brill’s New Pauly are offered online. New Pauly Online will allow the researcher to have the most complete database available. New Pauly Online is automatically updated whenever a new volume is published.

    The Encyclopedia of Islam (New Edition) sets out the present state of our knowledge of the Islamic World. It is a unique and invaluable reference tool, an essential key to understanding the world of Islam, and the authoritative source not only on the religion, but also on the believers and the countries in which they live.

    It embraces articles on distinguished Muslims of every era and origin, on tribes and dynasties, on crafts and sciences, on political and religious institutions, on the geography, ethnography, flora and fauna of the various countries and on the history, topography and monuments of the major towns and cities. In its geographical and historical scope it encompasses the old Arabo-Islamic empire, the Islamic countries of Iran, Central Asia, the Indian sub-continent and Indonesia, as well as the Ottoman Empire and all other Islamic countries.

    • Provider: Brill
    • Language: English
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities
    • Subject: History
    • Keyword: Ethnography, Geography, Islamic studies, Islam, Classical studies
    • Scope: Max Planck Society
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    Book Collection
    Reference Work
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    Credo Reference

    Credo Reference is an online library that provides full text access to a selection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference books by aggregating content from various publishers. The collection covers a range of topics, such as art, business, literature, and science.

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    Credo Reference is an online library that provides full text access to a selection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference books by aggregating content from various publishers. The collection covers a range of topics, such as art, business, literature, and science.

    • Provider: Credo Reference
    • Language: English
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities, Technol. + Comp. Sci., Medicine
    • Subject: Multidisciplinary
    • Keyword: Technology, Social Sciences, Science, Religion, Quotations, Psychology, Philosophy, Music, Medicine, Literature, Law, Language, History, Geography, Food, Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Business, Biography, Bilinguals, Art
    • Scope: Max Planck Society
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    Book Collection
    Reference Work
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    Dictionary of German Biography (de Gruyter)

    The online edition of Dictionary of German Biography (DBE) provides information about people from all aspects of public life: men and women from the entire German-speaking area, from the time of the very earliest written records right up to the present. The biographies inform the reader about a person's origins, education, influential encounters, professional development, places of influence, significant works and achievements, friendships and relationships, membership of groups and associations, reception and, in special cases, prizes and honours. To be able to evaluate the life and work of a person in its completeness, DBE only contains people who are already dead. Dictionary of German Biography Online contains all articles from the second book edition of DBE.

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    The online edition of Dictionary of German Biography (DBE) provides information about people from all aspects of public life: men and women from the entire German-speaking area, from the time of the very earliest written records right up to the present.

    The biographies inform the reader about a person's origins, education, influential encounters, professional development, places of influence, significant works and achievements, friendships and relationships, membership of groups and associations, reception and, in special cases, prizes and honours. To be able to evaluate the life and work of a person in its completeness, DBE only contains people who are already dead.

    Dictionary of German Biography Online contains all articles from the second book edition of DBE.

    • Provider: Walter de Gruyter
    • Language: Deutsch
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities
    • Subject: History
    • Keyword: Biography
    • Scope: Bibliotheca Hertziana
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    Reference Work
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    Dictionary of Renaissance Latin from Prose Sources

    Beinhaltet das Vokabular von 230 lateinischen Prosaautoren, die zwischen 1300 und 1600 tätig waren, Übersetzungen in englisch und Französisch

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    Beinhaltet das Vokabular von 230 lateinischen Prosaautoren, die zwischen 1300 und 1600 tätig waren, Übersetzungen in englisch und Französisch

    • Provider: Brill
    • Language: English, Français, Latin
    • Subject Category: Social Sci. + Humanities
    • Keyword: Dictionary, Renaissance, Middle-Ages
    • Scope: Bibliotheca Hertziana
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    Reference Work