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Fully Searchable Arts and Humanities Resources

Community college students researching arts and humanities topics rely on ProQuest for crisp, digitized full-text articles from important visual and applied arts publications. From art, architecture, and fashion to music, film, and cultural studies, researchers can pore over archives supported by precision data, with even the smallest details on every page, including ads and covers, fully searchable. Additional content ranging from ebooks to newspapers rounds out this extraordinary collection reflecting the interdisciplinary nature of arts and humanities study.


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.

Business Ebook Subscription

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

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.

Women's Magazine Archive

Women’s Magazine Archive comprises archival runs of leading women’s consumer magazines of the twentieth century. On completion the collection will offer approximately 850,000 pages, scanned in full color.

Arts Premium Collection

The Arts Premium Collection provides cross-searchable access to thousands of journal titles, ensuring deep searches of extensive international collections in specialist subject areas that are not covered in more general databases.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers™

Click here to visit the home of ProQuest Historical Newspapers™, which enable you to trace the Revolutionary War patriot cause, Reconstruction after the Civil War, learn about a breakthrough medical discovery, the inauguration of a world leader, both world wars, the civil rights movement, experiment with a tasty new recipe, laugh at a comic strip, and experience the birth of freedom—all from one source.

SIRS® Renaissance®

SIRS® Renaissance®—Current Perspectives on the Arts & Humanities—is a reference database that provides dynamic information on the following topics: architecture and design, culture, literature, multimedia, music, performing arts, philosophy and religion, and visual arts. Full-text articles are selected from more than 1,500 domestic and international publications. Many articles are accompanied by full-color images, including art reproductions, photographs, and illustrations.

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The Vogue Archive

The Vogue Archive contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (US edition) from 1892 to the present day, reproduced in high-resolution color page images.…

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The Women’s Wear Daily Archive

The Women’s Wear Daily Archive connects researchers with the history and business of twentieth-century fashion through the digitized archive of Women’s Wear Daily, the leading fashion-industry trade paper since 1910.…

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Art and Architecture Archive

Art and Architecture Archive connects researchers with searchable archives of leading trade and consumer magazines, tracing the history of photography, design, fine art, and architecture over the twentieth century.…

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Canadian Library Listed Among “The Most Beautiful” Also Has “Many Hearts”

This spectacular geometric structure of four stacked glass boxes is Halifax’s new flagship library and since opening in 2014, it’s been causing a stir.

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Testimonio, Testimonials, and the Guatemalan Civil War

Survivors of the Guatemalan Genocide, which took the lives of 200,000 civilians share their stories in video testimonials recorded by the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive.

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