Show More

Research Tools

Links to online resources.

Library Resources


The ARTstor Digital Library is a nonprofit resource that provides more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research.

Digital Library

This digital library contains a variety of photographs, publications and other objects spanning the history of DePauw University, Putnam County, and Indiana United Methodism.

Oxford Online

Oxford Art Online offers access to the most authoritative, inclusive, and easily searchable online art resources available today.


Provides full-text articles from a wide variety journals from their first issues until the last five years (or so). Includes several art and art history journals.

Project Muse

Provides full-text articles from a variety of journals.

Art History Links

Chicago Manual of Style citation quick guide

Rome Art Lover

Imago Urbis: Giuseppe Vasi’s Grand Tour of Rome

Metropolitan Museum of Art for College Students

Google Art Project home page

Artforum Critics' Picks

Pigments through the ages

Vincent van Gogh's complete letters

Art Studio Links

Photography - Main Media Workshops

The mission of Maine Media Workshops and Maine Media College is to build dynamic educational communities that foster creative vision, craftsmanship and expression in the media arts.

Photography - LENS, NY Times

Photography, Video and Visual Journalism

Ceramics - Archie Bray Foundation

A public, nonprofit, educational institution.  Its primary mission is to provide an environment that stimulates creative work in ceramics.


Professional Practice Links


The College Art Association (CAA) promotes the visual arts and their understanding through committed practice and intellectual engagement.

New Media - IDMA

An organization dedicated to serving educators, practitioners, scholars, and organizations with interests in digital media and art, by forging interdisciplinary partnerships to create opportunities and stimulate explosions of creativity.

Photography - The Society for Photographic Education

The Society for Photographic Education is a nonprofit membership organization that provides a forum for the discussion of photography and related media as a means of creative expression and cultural insight.

Sculpture - National Sculpture Society

Promotes the knowledge of excellence in sculpture inspired by the natural world. Its members create, interpret, exhibit, collect and support the evolving tradition in American sculpture.

Ceramics - National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts

NCECA Membership offers access to a world-wide network of people, businesses, organizations and resources dedicated to ceramic art.

Painting - Portrait Society of America

Organization to increase aesthetic and technical knowledge of the practicing portrait artist, artist's representatives, art students and the general public.