Arts: Search

Resource available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
To link to this resource use: http://libraries.iub.edu/resources/artssearch

Arts: Search (formerly Designinform) consists of three databases: Design Abstracts Retrospective, ReVIEW, and Design Profiles.

Additional Information

Design Abstracts Retrospective: Abstracts and indexes covering 70 journal titles on arts and design in the 20th century.
Design Profiles: a dictionary of design and designers
ReVIEW: an ongoing project to digitise 19th and early 20th century decorative and fine arts journals. With links to other free biographical web sites.
(OCLC)

Among the topics covered are: Advertising, Architecture, Book Design, Calligraphy, Ceramics, Fashion, Furniture Design, Glass Art and Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Jewelry, Metalsmithing, Packaging, Photography, Poster Design, Textile Design, Theatre Design, Typography

Coverage:
19th Century to present - Updates vary
Vendor:
Design Research Publications
Producer:
Design Research Publications
Interlibrary Loan:
Print-only Copy Permitted
Simultaneous User Limit:
Unlimited simultaneous users
TERMS OF USE