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Art and Art History: Encyclopedias

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Encyclopedia: Oxford Art Online

Oxford Art Online is a database that has the full text for several good-quality art encyclopedias, including the scholarly Grove Dictionary of Art.  A great place to get an overview of an artist or method.

Encyclopedia of World Art

Gale Virtual Reference Library - The Arts

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