MUSIC AND PERFORMING ARTS DATABASES
Type of access:
Free to the public
Faculty, staff, and students only
Academic Search Complete - [Contents: abstracts & full text | Coverage: 1965- Present | Updates: regularly | Provider: EBSCOhost]
This database is designed specifically for academic institutions. It is the world's largest scholarly, multi-disciplinary full text database containing full text for nearly 5,500 scholarly periodicals, including more than 4,600 peer-reviewed publications. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for all 9,500 journals in the collection.
Article 1st - [Contents: citations & abstracts | Coverage: 1990 - present | Updates: daily | Provider: OCLC]
This is an index of articles from the contents page of journals. It contains over 16,000 sources and over 23 million records covering business, humanities, medicine, popular culture, science, social science, and technology subjects.
Google Scholar -- [Contents: citations & full text | Coverage: varies | Updates: regularly | Provider: Google]
Google Scholar allows users to search across multiply resources in one search engine. It contains scholarly information from books, journals, reviewed papers, scholarly organizations and repositories, academic publishers and much more. Google scholar automatically links to full-text articles that are in the OLLU library collection.
JSTOR - [Contents: citations & full text | Coverage: varies | Updates: regularly | Provider: JSTOR]
This database contains an interdisciplinary archive of scholarly academic publications that includes journals, manuscripts, and pamphlets. Users have access to the Arts and Sciences I and III Collection, along with the Life Sciences Collection. Topics range from mathematics, economics, sociology, and political science, to language and literature, and biological, health, and general science journals.
Note: The most recently published issues (past 3-5 years) are not available.
NetLibrary - [Contents: full text online books | Coverage: varies | Updates: regularly | Provider: NetLibrary]
A collection of over 47,000 electronic books that covers most academic subjects. The collection can be accessed either through the Sueltenfuss library catalog (WebCat), on the library's homepage, or directly at the netLibrary website
Grove Art Online - [Contents: full-text & images | Coverage: varies | Updates: regularly | Provider: Oxford University Press]
Now available through the Oxford Art Online gateway, Grove Art Online features over 45,000 signed articles, 5,500 images, 40,000 image links, timelines of world art, and MoMA lesson plans. Users also have access to the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and the Oxford Companion to Western Art.
Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance - [Contents: full-text | Coverage: varies | Updates: regularly | Provider: Amigos]
This reference contains over 4,300 articles about theatre and performance from ancient Greeke theatre to the lastest developments in London, Paris, New York, etc. It covers dance, opera, film, television, and popular performance.
Part of the Oxford Digital Reference Shelf.