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Database Resources

Database Resources

(© Grove Dictionaries, Inc.) -- Contains 45,000 articles on every aspect of the visual arts, painting, sculpture, graphic arts, architecture, decorative arts and photography from prehistory to the present day. Compiled over a period of 15 years, it represents the work of more than 6,800 scholars from around the world, each writing on his or her own specialist field of study.

Research tool for elementary age students from EBSCOhost.

EBSCO's Student Research Center makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type - -magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.

Intended for grades K-8, World Book Kids is a fun and interactive way to introduce younger students to the world of online learning. Searching is simple and can be done by keyword or by choosing a general subject that breaks down into specific topics. The encyclopedia also provides images, diagrams, maps and activities tied to national curriculum standards.

Websites

Artcyclopedia
Searchable directory of artwork.
Cleveland Museum of Art
Information on the Cleveland Museum of Art and what they offer.
Discovery Education: BJ Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper—Art & Music
Discovery Education provides engaging digital resources to schools and homes with the goal of making educators more effective, increasing student achievement, and connecting classrooms and families to a world of learning.
The Artist's Toolkit
Explore the ideas artists use to make their art.
IPL2: Kidspace—Art, Music and Museums
ipl2 is a public service organization and a learning/teaching environment. ipl2 is the result of a merger of the Internet Public Library (IPL) and the Librarians' Internet Index (LII).
Explore Leonardo
Learn all about Leonardo da Vinci.
The Renaissance Connection
The Renaissance Connection is Allentown Art Museum's interactive educational web site
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