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Art Research Guide: Finding Web Sites

A research guide covering all areas of art.

Searching with Google

Once you have tried Library sources first, you may wish to use Google for background information on your research topic. The following information shows how to make your Google search more effective.

  • Use quotations for phrase searching (for example, "early childhood education")
  • -site:.com added to your search will eliminate ALL .com sites in search results
  • site:.edu (or site:.gov) will ONLY search within the designated domain

Artsy.net

Kandinsky

Recommended Websites

Art History

Databases and Directories (General)

Museums and Galleries (General)

Non-Western Art:

African

Asian

East Indian

Hispanic

Native American

Other Media:

Ceramics

Digital Art

Photography