Other recommended databases
Video databases via the Library
Art & architecture in video
[via Alexander Street Press]
An online streaming film collection, delivers hours of documentaries and interviews illustrating the theory and practice of a variety of art forms and providing the context necessary for critical analysis.
VISUAL ART videos from the Kanopy video streaming service. Available via your desktop or mobile device 24/7.
What is LibrarySearch?
by Andrew Davidoff_Denkyu Forest, 2010_Ceramics
What's a library database?
Database Search Strategy Tips
- Put some thought into choosing your search terms and consider synonyms or alternative terms.
- Use AND, OR, and NOT to combine or exclude search terms.
- Check the subject terms listed within your results for additional words to search.
- Check the database thesaurus, where available, for other search terms.
- For some topics, you may want to repeat your search in additional databases.
- Most databases have a help link in the upper right-hand corner.
- The help screens will usually explain how to enter in keywords for the best search results.
- Take advantage of additional database features such as citation formatting and limiting to academic journals.
Database search construction
Some Art TV & Video
Lynda.com online tutorials
Online video training sessions for software products and digital technologies eg. Photoshop
Use this helpful tool to plan, complete and deliver your assignments on time!
Guide to E-books
Publishers use their platforms to make e-books & e-textbooks available to students:
For information about e-books we have a Guide to Ebooks