Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Databases & Research - Libraries

Art Databases

Use the databases listed below to find articles from magazines, journals and other publications.
Online books can be accessed through Ebrary.

Databases are restricted to use by Kalamazoo Valley Community College students, faculty and staff.

  • Kalamazoo Valley Libraries ARTStor: ARTStor is a nonprofit digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences, currently used at over 1,300 institutions in the U.S. and around the world.
  • Michigan E-Library Fine Arts and Music Collection (Gale):  With more than 100 full-text magazines and journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM, this collection provides resources to support research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.
  • Michigan E-Library SIRS Renaissance (ProQuest):  Full text articles on architecture and design, culture, literature, multimedia, music, performing arts, philosophy and religion, and visual arts. Time lines and images are included, with lots of links to related articles.