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Searchable Access to Published Works in the Arts from Your Desktop

ProQuest supports arts scholars and researchers at all levels. Our expert abstracting and indexing results in searchable access to a global summary of published work in fine art, fashion, design, architecture, film, performing arts, and more. Vocational and scholarly work is supported by our partnership with leading magazine publishers to bring pristine digital facsimiles of key titles to your desktop, replacing torn and worn print issues. You can browse and retrieve articles, advertisements, illustrations and photographs from every issue of Billboard, Variety, Vogue, and more. See our Arts and Literature catalog.

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The Vogue Italia Archive

The complete run of Vogue Italia – one of the most influential and renowned international editions of Vogue – from its launch in 1964 to present. Vogue Italia’s appeal and influence is international, with almost half of its issues typically being sold outside of Italy.

Historic Literary Criticism

Historic Literary Criticism is a collection of over 20,000 historical contemporary reviews, essays and commentary related to more than 500 influential authors from the 17th-early 20th century.

Screen Studies Collection

The Screen Studies Collection offers a comprehensive survey of current publications related to film scholarship alongside detailed and expansive filmographies. This collection includes the following specialist indexes and filmographies: American Film Institute (AFI) Catalog, Film Index International (FII), and FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals Database.

Philosophy Collection

The Philosophy Collection combines the specialist indexing of the 3rd party Philosopher’s Index with a huge collection of full-text journal articles, dissertations and video from ProQuest’s Philosophy Database to support philosophy researchers at all levels.

Music & Performing Arts Collection

The Music & Performing Arts Collection provides a cost-effective and efficient way for libraries to gain access to specialist databases for scholars and students researching music and the performing arts.

Philosophy Database

Philosophy Database is a full-text journal and dissertations database specifically designed for researchers of all aspects of the interdisciplinary field of Philosophy.

The Arts Ebook Subscription

Designed for Academic libraries, these scholarly ebook collections from leading publishers focus on the Arts and Humanities. Choose from subscription or perpetual pack formats.

Country Life Archive

Chronicling changing ownership of the UK’s great houses, and affairs of interest to the UK’s upper classes across the 20th century, Country Life Archive (1897 to 2005) focuses on fine art and architecture, society news, and rural living.

The Harper's Bazaar Archive

Gain insights into fashion and culture from mid-19th century forward with the complete backfiles of US and UK Harper’s Bazaar. Approximately 500,000 full color pages facilitate research in fields ranging from fashion and gender studies to marketing and material culture.

DAAI: Design and Applied Arts Index

Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI) is the leading source of abstracts and bibliographic records for articles, news items, and reviews published in design and applied arts periodicals from 1973 onwards.

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