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Introduction to Italian Renaissance Art / The Italian Renaissance: Finding Articles

Finding databases

You have several choices when it comes to finding articles from the library website.  When the "Search" option is highlighted on the library homepage, you can search for books, journal articles, films and more.  It includes:

UC Library Search does not include everything in the Library's collections. To ensure you're finding the best possible articles on your research topic, you should search discipline-specific databases directly by making sure you select the "Databases" tab and click 'browse all databases'. Then, on the following page, select 'art history and art practice' databases from the subject tab and select a one of the subject-specific databases.

Content that is not included in UC Library Search:

Art Databases

General Article Databases

Databases are collections of thousands of articles (and often book chapters, book reviews, conference proceedings, dissertations, and other items) organized by subject. The Libraries have hundreds of databases covering every academic discipline. Some are multi-disciplinary, covering a broad range of subjects and including popular and scholarly sources, and others are subject-specific, and include scholarly and specialized articles.

The following multi-disciplinary databases are good places to start your research: