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Arts & Humanities

Michigan eLibrary Resources

Art & Architecture Source
Covers fine, decorative, and commercial arts. Also covers architecture and architectural design. Features full text articles and indexing and abstracts for journals, books, podcasts, and more. Art Source includes periodicals published in French, Italian, German, Spanish, and Dutch. For use by art scholars, artists, designers, students, and general researchers.

Biography Reference Center
More than 450,000 biographies. Includes complete full text run of Biography Today and Biography Magazine as well as thousands of narrative biographies.

History Reference Center
Documents, photos, maps, film, and video from leading history journals. Also includes biographies of historical figures.

Humanities Source
Covers literary, scholarly, and creative thought. Ideal for students, researchers, and educators interested in the humanities.

Literary Reference Center
Includes over 14,000 short stories and 54,000+ poems. Covers information on thousands of authors and their works. Topics include: plot summaries, literary criticism, book reviews, novels, and author interviews.

Poetry & Short Story Reference Center
Hundreds of thousands of poems, as well as short stories, biographies, and essays. Topics include the poetic forms, movements, and techniques.

Political Science Complete
Designed for students, researchers, and government institutions. Covers political topics with a worldwide focus, reflecting the globalization of current discourse.





Web Resources

All Music .com

Arab American National Museum
The Arab American National Museum (AANM) is the first and only museum in the United States devoted to Arab American history and culture. Arab Americans have enriched the economic, political and cultural landscape of American life. By bringing the voices and faces of Arab Americans to mainstream audiences, we continue our commitment to dispel misconceptions about Arab Americans and other minorities.

Internet Broadway Database 

Detroit Institute of Arts

Dearborn Community Arts Council
The Dearborn Community Arts Council is dedicated to support, promote, and develop arts and culture in our diverse community.

Folger Shakespeare Library
Digital texts from the Folger Shakespeare Library.

Google Art Project 

The Henry Ford

Internet Movie Database
Movie and TV recomendations.

Rotten Tomatoes
Movie reviews.

Smithsonian Archives of American Art
Documents and images on the history of the visual arts in America.

The Virtual Louvre
The Atlas database covers all the works exhibited in the Louvre-some 30,000 items.  The explanatory texts that accompany museum exhibits, compiled under the authority of the museum curators.


Government Resources

The Best of the humanities on the web from the National Endowment for the Humanities.