Art, Music & Theatre

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Pioneer Databases

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Academic Search Premier Academic Search Premier [more informationMore information]
Find journals, magazines, newspapers, reports & books on the arts.
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Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia [more informationMore information]
Find encyclopedic entries covering the arts.
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Kids Search Kids Search [more informationMore information]
Find resources on the arts for youth in grades K-8.
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MAS Ultra - School Edition MAS Ultra - School Edition [more informationMore information]
Find resources on the arts for high school students.
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Middle Search Plus Middle Search Plus [more informationMore information]
Find resources on the arts for middle school students.
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Primary Search Primary Search [more informationMore information]
Find resources on the arts for elementary school students.
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Searchasaurus Searchasaurus [more informationMore information]
Find resources on the arts for elementary and middle school students.
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Student Research Center Student Research Center [more informationMore information]
Find resources on the arts for students in grades 6-12.
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Utah Resources

Arts & Culture
Links to arts and culture in Utah from the Utah.gov portal, the official web site for the state of Utah.

BYU Museum of Art
Digital art images from BYU Harold B. Lee Library.

OnlineUtah.com
Portal to things to do in Utah.

Theater in Utah
History of theatre in Utah from Utah History to Go.

Utah Arts Alliance
The Utah Arts Alliance mission is to foster the arts in its many forms, to provide venues to facilitate the arts, to provide programming and support for arts and education, to provide a central organization committed to networking and support of Utah's non-profit arts and educational groups and to provide support and services to Utah's artists and students.

Utah Arts Council, Division of Arts and Museums
The Utah Arts Council is the primary agency in Utah through which state and national funds combine to stimulate and encourage the arts in the state.

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National Resources

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Artcyclopedia
The fine art search engine. Search thousands of great artists by movement, medium, subject, nationality, name, women artists.

ArtDaily.com
An art newspaper with links to museum and artists' web sites, to architects, photography, digital arts, auctions, featured stories, special reports and more.

Art Images for College Teaching (AICT)
AICT is a personal, non-profit project of its author, art historian and visual resources curator Allan T. Kohl . AICT is intended primarily to disseminate images of art and architectural works in the public domain on a free-access, free-use basis to all levels of the educational community, as well as to the public at large. The images displayed on this site have been photographed on location by the author, who consents to their use in any application that is both educational and non-commercial in nature.

Artslynx
Portal to dance, theatre, visual arts, music, film, writing and poetry, and educational resources.

ArtSource
Networked resources on Art and Architecture. The content is diverse and includes pointers to resources around the Internet as well as original materials submitted by librarians, artists, and art historians, etc.

Encyclopedia Smithsonian
Browse art and design topics:

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence (FREE) - Arts & Music
Teaching and learning resources from federal agencies in the subject areas: artists, music, theatre and film, visual arts, and other arts and music resources.

Glossary of Art Movements
Useful information on the many movements among the art culture over the years.

Google Web Directory>>Arts
Links to animation, architecture, art history, comics, crafts, dance, graphic design, movies, museums, music, native and tribal, performing arts, photography, radio/TV, theatre, video, and writers resources among others.

Google Image Search
Locate images on the Internet. Put search in "quotes" for best results.

ipl2 - Arts & Humanities
Covers human cultural and artistic endeavors throughout the world; includes the arts, history, literature, and philosophy. ipl2 is the result of a merger of the Internet Public Library (IPL) and the Librarians' Internet Index (LII).

Museum of Online Museums
MoOM is organized in three sections. The Museum Campus contains links to brick-and-mortar museums with an interesting online presence. The Permanent Collection, which displays links to exhibits of particular interest to design and advertising. Galleries, Exhibition, and Shows, will be an eclectic and ever-changing list of interesting links to collections and galleries, most of them hosted on personal web pages. Posters and maps have their own departments.

MuseumStuff.com
Directory of thousands of museums, zoos, historical societies and related organizations. Search by state, country, type and genre, online museum shops, and unusual and strange collections.

Performing Arts Encyclopedia (PAE), Library of Congress
Search and browse descriptions of more than 235 music, theater and dance resources by subject, title, or name. The PAE provides information about the Library's unsurpassed collections of scores, sheet music, audio recordings, films, photographs, and other materials. Users can find digitized items from the collections; special Web presentations on topics and collections; articles and biographical essays; finding aids to collections; databases for performing arts resources; information on concerts at the Library; and a special Performing Arts Resource Guide which contains entries for hundreds of Library collections, Web sites, databases and exhibits.

smARTkids
A web site from the University of Chicago, David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, to teach kids, particularly 7 to 12 year olds, how to look at art, learn art vocabulary, explore materials, and find out about historic pieces of art.

Virtual Library Museum Pages
A directory of online museums.

Web Gallery of Art
The Web Gallery of Art is a virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture of the Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassicism and Romanticism periods (1100-1850), currently containing over 20.300 reproductions. Picture commentaries, artist biographies are available. Guided tours, period music, downloadable catalogue, free postcard and other services are provided.

WebMuseum Paris
WebMuseum is an online collaborative collection of art and architecture images.

Yahoo! Artist Masters
Artists listed in alphabetical order or by category.

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