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Fine Arts Results

Academic Search Complete

Provides full text for scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, compute sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies.


Index to articles from sources on business, science, humanities, social science, medicine, technology, and popular culture.

Book Review Digest Plus (H.W. Wilson)

Book Review Digest Plus is an essential library tool that brings together book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources.


OCLC's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online -- is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums. CAMIO highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, and covering the complete range of expressive forms.

eBook Collection on EBSCOhost

50,000+ ebooks on a wide range of topics.

Encyclopedia Americana

Full-Text and images on a wide range of topics.


Find, store, create and share research in the most efficient way possible. Sync your EndNote library across your desktop, iPad and online, and access your research from anywhere. This is a software download. Please contact the library for information on downloading EndNote. We will provide you with the serial number needed for installation. You can call the reference desk at 940-397-4758, use the chatline, or email for instructions on how to download or for any assistance. When EndNote is installed, please also sign up for an EndNote account by clicking the 'EndNote' link above (choose login at the top right and 'create an account' on the next page.)

Essay and General Literature Index (H.W. Wilson)

This unique reference database cites records contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain and Canada.

Fine Arts and Music Collection

Full-text magazines and journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM, this collection will provide support for research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.

Google Scholar

Provides a search of scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles. This link will take you to a page that explains how to set up MSU's resources in Google Scholar first.

Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)

This database provides full text, abstracts and bibliographic indexing of the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as specialized magazines. Content includes feature articles, interviews, obituaries and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and much more.

Kanopy Streaming (Trial)

Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video service for educational institutions that provides 12 million students and faculty with access to more than 26,000 films each year. Kanopy's unique PDA (patron driven acquisition) model ensures institutions only pay for the films their students and faculty actually watch. Kanopy works directly with filmmakers and film distribution companies to offer award-winning collections including titles from PBS, BBC, Criterion Collection, Media Education Foundation and more. Kanopy is headquartered in San Francisco, California and has offices in Sydney, Australia.

Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library is the world's largest online classical music library. Currently, it offers streaming access to more than 127,510 CDs with more than 1,912,200 tracks of both standard and rare repertoire. Over 800 new CDs are added to the library every month.

The library offers the complete Naxos and Marco Polo catalogues plus the complete catalogues or selected titles from over 650 record labels, with more labels joining every month. Along with classical music, jazz, world, and pop/rock are also represented.

Opposing Viewpoints

Brings together all the information that's needed to fully understand an issue: pro and con viewpoint articles, reference articles, magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, primary source documents, government and organizational statistics, multimedia and more.

Oxford Art Online

Provides Web access to the entire text of The Dictionary of Art (1996, 34 vols.) plus extensive image links and all the sophisticated search advantages possible with an online reference source.

Oxford Music Online

An integrated music resource on the web, including the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (second edition), The New Grove Dictionary of Opera and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz (second edition).


A large, heterogeneous collection of materials, textual and visual, on the Archaic and Classical Greek world.

Play Index (H.W. Wilson)

The Wilson Play Index is an online version of the print Play Index. It covers over 30,000 plays written in or translated into English from Antiquity to present that have been published individually and in anthologies from 1949-present.

Project Muse

NOTE: PROJECT MUSE IS NO LONGER IN FULL TEXT. A free indexing database of scholarly journals in the Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences and Mathematics.

ProQuest Digital Microfilm

This link provides access to The New York Times and Wall Street Journal Digital Microfilm.

ScienceDirect College Edition

This is a database that contains over 2000 full-text peer reviewed journals. The journals cover behavioral & social sciences, health & life sciences, and physical sciences from 1995 - present.


Over 41,000,000 items including books, manuscripts, computer data files, maps, computer programs, musical scores, films and slides, newspapers, journals, sound recordings, magazines, videotapes. Does not include book chapters or individual articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers.