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ArtsAlive.ca Resources for Parents

ArtsAlive.ca Resources for Parents

Furthering a child’s music education can be overwhelming for parents with many questions about talent, resources, lessons, instruments, etc. This site provides parents with FAQs on hot topics such as finding a teacher or how to inspire interest in music. Quick links to Canada’s music scene and other national music and cultural sites round out this …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts; Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation

Angels on the Web

Angels on the Web

Annotated web directory to information on angels in the Christian, Jewish and Muslim faiths. Includes a categorized collection of thumbnails and links to over 550 images of Angels from Medieval manuscripts to contemporary computer art.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology

Photo.net

Photo.net

A web site containing Internet resources related to photography. Categories include discussion groups and mailing lists, photo exhibits, equipment reviews, and technique/how to information for traditional and digital photography. There is a search function available.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Graphic Design Employment, Advice, Resources & Training

Graphic Design Employment, Advice, Resources & Training

Includes graphic design employment advice, how-to articles on preparing images correctly for print, setting up documents in InDesign and Quark, artwork press-preparation, best practices and general workflow, links to other graphic design sites, and much more. Uses real-world projects to demonstrate how graphic design skills can be applied and inclu …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

Mojo Magazine

Mojo Magazine

“Since its launch in 1993 Mojo has earned a reputation for being the most authoritative and entertaining all round music magazine.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music

Latin American Art Directory: South American, Central American, Mexican and Caribbean Art Gallery

Latin American Art Directory: South American, Central American, Mexican and Caribbean Art Gallery

The Latin American Art Directory is an online journal for Latin arts and culture. This site allows you to read biographies and interview transcripts with famous Latin American artists; read current articles on issues in the Latin America artists??? community; view and review Latin art collections from major museums; and browse a directory of museu …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Latin America; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Maya Angelou – The Official Website

Maya Angelou – The Official Website

Features news, biography, books, films, and a photo and video gallery of this poet, educator, historian, author, actress, playwright, civil-rights activist, producer and director.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainment & Leisure–Books; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Poetry

Craftella Scrapbooking

Craftella Scrapbooking

Discussion forums and image galleries for adults interested in scrapbooking.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus

This structured vocabulary currently containing more than 130,000 terms possibly “used to describe art, architecture, decorative arts, material culture, and archival materials.” Users can browse hierarchically, or use the search function.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Blind Spot

Blind Spot

Blind Spot is a journal of contemporary photography published by Lexington Labs in New York City. It was started in 1992 by Kim Zorn Caputo and features the artwork of leading photographers as well as up-and-coming artists.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Art History Resources on the Web

Art History Resources on the Web

An extensive hierarchical directory to online materials relating to art, and art history. The main directory is split into nine broad time/topical categories. Links to museums and galleries worldwide, as well as some information on prints and photography are provided.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Kodak

Kodak

Find advice and general information about photography. Includes information about composing an interesting picture and choosing the right film.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

ArchNet

ArchNet

“ArchNet is an online community for architects, planners, urban designers, landscape architects, and scholars, with a special focus on the Islamic world.” Includes an impressive digital library with many images of Islamic architechture.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Islam

Ethnomusicology Online

Ethnomusicology Online

Ethnomusicology Online is a full text online scholarly resource on ethnomusicology. The articles are peer-reviewed and include graphics, audio, or video. They include reviews of audio, video or multimedia titles. The page also includes enhanced Ph.D. dissertations that have graphics, audio, and video. The scope of Ethnomusicology includes any …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

CHICO Instrument Encyclopedia

CHICO Instrument Encyclopedia

Based out of the University of Michigan, The Instrument Encyclopedia showcases “some of the world’s most interesting musical instruments.” The database provides users with instrument images, textual descriptions and an occasional sound file.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

World War II Poster Collection

World War II Poster Collection

This database contains images and description of World War II era posters promoting the U.S. war effort on topics ranging from material conservation to secrecy. “The Government Publications Department at Northwestern University Library has a very comprehensive collection of over 300 posters issued by U.S. Federal agencies from the onset of war thr …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–World War II; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

Suffering Under a Great Injustice : Ansel Adams’s Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzanar

Suffering Under a Great Injustice : Ansel Adams’s Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzanar

“In 1943, Ansel Adams (1902-1984), America’s best-known photographer, documented the Manzanar War Relocation Center in California and the Japanese Americans interned there during World War II. In “Suffering under a Great Injustice”: Ansel Adams’s Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzanar, the Prints and Photographs Division at the Lib …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–World War II; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Japanese

Jamestown Rediscovery

Jamestown Rediscovery

“Welcome to the Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities Jamestown Rediscovery archaeological project Jamestown Rediscovery is investigating the remains of 1607 Jamestown on the APVA property on Jamestown Island, Virginia.” Contains an online exhibit of the excavation site with pictures of artifacts found.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–Colonial Period And Revolution (1600-1783)

Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip

Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip

“Covering a three-month period in 1939, the John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip documents a wide variety of musical styles from eight different states.” This online presentation provides access to over 600 audio recordings of folksongs, related photos and other graphic images, as well as transcribed, searchable text for all the …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern); Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

The National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery

This reference tool helps find useful images – painting, sculpture, and photography – of people of historical interest in the United States. The images give a good representation of what presidents and other historical figures actually looked like, along with short citations of historical note. Look for ongoing exhibits of social history, portrai …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Historic American Sheet Music Project

Historic American Sheet Music Project

“The Historic American Sheet Music Project provides access to digital images of 3,042 pieces from the collection, published in America between 1850 and 1920.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Medieval and Renaissance Instruments

Medieval and Renaissance Instruments

This site showcases Musica Antiqua’s large replica instrument collection by supplying photos, descriptions, original quotes, additional sources, and sounds of the instruments used in performing early music.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Middle Ages (Medieval); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Renaissance

IPL Exhibit: Pueblo Pottery

IPL Exhibit: Pueblo Pottery

Displays a wide range of Native American Pueblo pottery from the Southwestern United States. Full screen, full color images are accompanied by detailed descriptions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Native American History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

Frida by Kahlo

Frida by Kahlo

Mexican artist and icon Frida Kahlo???s paintings were highly autobiographical, and this site integrates them into a chronology of her life. The times, culture, and people of her life are discussed in relation to her paintings. Also contains links to similar information about two other iconic figures in Kahlo???s life, Diego Rivera and Leon Trots …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Mexican History; Regional & Country Information–North America–Mexico–Mexican Fine Arts

Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies

Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies

A comprehensive resource for Medieval Studies: bibliographies, European cultural studies, pedagogical resources, professional information and organizations, electronic texts, music.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Literature By Time Period; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Middle Ages (Medieval)

African-American Sheet Music, 1850-1920

African-American Sheet Music, 1850-1920

“This collection consists of 1,305 pieces of African-American sheet music dating from 1850 through 1920. The collection includes many songs from the heyday of antebellum black face minstrelsy in the 1850s and from the abolitionist movement of the same period. Numerous titles are associated with the novel and the play Uncle Tom’s Cabin. Civil War pe …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Arts And Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–19th Century United States History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Images Canada

Images Canada

“Images Canada provides central search access to the over 65,000 images held on the websites of participating Canadian cultural institutions. Through Images Canada, you can find images of the Canadian events, people, places and things that collectively are our heritage.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History

Sheet Music from Canada’s Past

Sheet Music from Canada’s Past

“This site is a source of sheet music published in Canada before 1921, selected from the National Library of Canada’s historical collection. This website currently features sheet music published before Confederation (1867) and during the era of the First World War (1914-1920), selected from the historical collection of the National Library of Canad …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History

Castles on the Web

Castles on the Web

Tours, collections, images and information about castles around the world. Offers an “ask us” area where castle-related questions may be submitted. Additional information is included about heraldry, medieval studies, myths and legends, and various other medieval building types.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Middle Ages (Medieval)

Digital Archive of American Architecture

Digital Archive of American Architecture

Extensive site providing timelines and chronologies of American architecture from the 17th century onward. Includes images of buildings, biographies of architects, lists of exemplary buildings and types, and a visual glossary of styles.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Jazz: A Film by Ken Burns

Jazz: A Film by Ken Burns

The online counterpart to Ken Burns’ documentary Jazz includes extensive biographical profiles and discographies of major jazz musicians, a chronology of the development of jazz, essays about jazz and its place in American culture, and audio clips of jazz compositions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Arts And Music; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

Ad*Access

Ad*Access

“The Ad*Access Project, funded by the Duke Endowment “Library 2000” Fund, presents images and database information for over 7,000 advertisements printed in U.S. and Canadian newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1955. Ad*Access concentrates on five main subject areas: Radio, Television, Transportation, Beauty and Hygiene, and World War II, prov …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History

Emergence of Advertising in America

Emergence of Advertising in America

“EAA presents over 9,000 images that illustrate the rise of consumer culture, especially after the American Civil War, and the birth of a professionalized advertising industry in the United States. The images are drawn from over a dozen separate collections in the Hartman Center and Duke’s Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library. The …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

Bodleian Library Manuscript Images

Bodleian Library Manuscript Images

Manuscript images from Oxford University’s Bodleian Library. More than 1000 images from important works in the collection. Period represented: 8th to 19th century. Contries represented: England, France, Germany, Italy, and the Netherlands. Images arranged according to text and period. Each image contains extensively cataloging, and and are availabl …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Middle Ages (Medieval)

National First Ladies Library

National First Ladies Library

“As the first and only facility of its kind, the National First Ladies’ Library will serve as a unique, national resource for patrons from school children to scholars. As a national archive devoted to educating people about the contributions of First Ladies and other important women in history, the Library’s holdings will fill an informational voi …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–Special Libraries–Fine Arts And Humanities Libraries; Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents

Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

Archive of “letters, diaries, and scrapbooks of artists, dealers, and collectors; manuscripts of critics and scholars; business records of museums, galleries, and associations; photographs; works of art on paper; and oral history interviews.” Digital collections can be browsed by theme or searched by keyword.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Exhibitions; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

Architecture and Interior Design for 20th Century America (1935-1955)

Architecture and Interior Design for 20th Century America (1935-1955)

“This Gottscho-Schleisner Collection is comprised of over 29,000 images primarily of architectural subjects, including interiors and exteriors of homes, stores, offices, factories, historic buildings, and other structures. Subjects are concentrated chiefly in the northeastern United States, especially the New York City area, and Florida. Included a …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

Harlem Renaissance

Harlem Renaissance

This site portrays the “Harlem Renaissance as a cultural movement that allowed African-Americans to show their creative abilities to the world.” It includes visual, theater, music and performing arts displays. Contains links to other Harlem Renaissance sites.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Arts And Music; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

Art and Life in Africa Online

Art and Life in Africa Online

This site contains photographs and descriptions of African art objects. It is a selected chapter of the site owner’s CD-ROM, showing the African art objects that are present and used during the different phases of an African’s life, from birth to death. A bonus is that the photographic images rotate so you can see the pieces from all angles! Pl …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Regional & Country Information–Africa; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Beyond Race Magazine

Beyond Race Magazine

Beyond Race Magazine is a quarterly magazine for cutting edge entertainment. Focuses on music, film, entertainment, social issues, photography, politics, graffiti, comedy, literature, fashion, and art in all its forms.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Hip Hop & Rap; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Chinavoc: Chinese Traditional Opera

Chinavoc: Chinese Traditional Opera

An introduction to the history of Beijing, Yue, Huangmei, and Kungu Opera. This site describes the instrumentation used in the various forms as well as the different costumes and character roles.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Opera; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Chinese History

Music Archive for the Pacific

Music Archive for the Pacific

Music of the indigenous people of Australia, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand and the nations of the Pacific Islands. Resources on this site will be of interest to those conducting research and include articles about musical styles, musical instruments, audio examples, and a bibliography.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–South Pacific History; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Australian History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Latvian Folklore and Traditional Culture

Latvian Folklore and Traditional Culture

Find out more about Latvian Folklore groups, activities, traditional instruments and performance styles. Traditional performance groups are divided by location and alphabetically, and some include musical samples.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

Chateau de Versailles

Chateau de Versailles

This museum is located near Paris and includes many masterpieces. This website describes the history of the chateau through the buildings, gardens and famous royalty that have lived there. Take a tour with the interactive map.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Museums; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–18th Century History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Art; History; Art, Music & Museums–Museums–Art Museums; Our World–Europe–France; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Arts–Art; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Sources for Building History: A Guide to Researching Historic Buildings in the British Isles

Sources for Building History: A Guide to Researching Historic Buildings in the British Isles

“This extensive web site provides a comprehensive introduction to useful information sources for researching architectural history in the British Isles. It covers small-scale and grand houses; castles; business buildings; public buildings; and buildings of charitable purpose. A large section considers how to research ecclesiastical buildings. There …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

The Forum Romanum

The Forum Romanum

This award winning site was created by three high school students from the Netherlands. It covers information on the Roman Forum as well as interesting facts on Roman history and religion. The site provides biographical information on ancient Roman figures as well as covering aspects of daily life. It also provides users with a short quiz and an …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Region–Rome; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Antiquity; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Google Art Project

Google Art Project

This website, provided by Google, allows users to ???walk??? pre-selected galleries in seventeen museums worldwide. Users can zoom in on selected works, review information about the artwork and artists that created them, and in some cases view short videos about selected works. Collaboration with additional museums in the future is expected.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Art; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Arts–Art

WebMuseum

WebMuseum

The WebMuseum is a non-profit collaborative effort on the part of many museums and galleries worldwide to provide access to visual images tht are out of copyright. Images, exhibitions, an index of artists, and a glossary of art terms may be found here.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Museum Studies; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

The Learning Page

The Learning Page

This site was created by the Library of Congress (LC) to assist teachers is using the American Memory Collections, an online archive of over 100 collections of rare and unique items important to America???s heritage, to teach history and culture. The site offers educators guidance on using primary sources, as well as providing activities, discussio …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators

Internet ArtResources

Internet ArtResources

“A gallery, museum, artist, art publication or bookseller, art show, fair, event or exposition – find any or all through Internet ArtResources. Internet ArtResources was created with the fine arts collector/admirer in mind.” Searchable site.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

ArtSource

ArtSource

“A gathering point for networked resources on Art and Architecture. The content is diverse and includes pointers to resources around the net as well as original materials submitted by librarians, artists, and art historians, etc.” Includes a guide to electronic exhibitions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Albumen: History, Science and Preservation

Albumen: History, Science and Preservation

“Presenting the art and science of albumen printing, this site brings together 19th Century technical instruction, contemporary research, an online forum for conservation treatment and a wealth of images. This unique resource is dedicated to those who value the application of technology to the creative process of image making.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Comics Worth Reading

Comics Worth Reading

“News and reviews of graphic novels, manga, comic books, and related subjects.” Includes sections on indy comics, superheroes, comics by women, comic classics, and minicomics.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Comics; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design; Sports, Entertainment And Arts–Comics

American Ballet Theatre

American Ballet Theatre

ABT homepage featuring a ballet dictionary, company archives with information on past shows and coreographers, dancer bios, and a variety of other information about the company.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance

CyberDance Ballet on the Net

CyberDance Ballet on the Net

This is a good site for updated information on ballet companies, dance education, news, people, organizations, international information and links to other dance related sites. There are links to ballet company web pages and biographies and photographs of dancers. There is also a glossary of dance related terms.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance

An American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals ca. 1490 – 1920

An American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals ca. 1490 – 1920

A “collection of over two hundred social dance manuals at the Library of Congress” spanning 400 years with “75 video clips that illustrate portions of the Dance Instruction Manuals.” Includes “antidance manuals, histories, treatises on etiquette… historical information on theatrical dance,” and more.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance

PowWows.com

PowWows.com

Discusses the history, etiquette, costumes, drums, and music of Pow Wow dancing. It has articles that describe specific women’s dances and men’s dances. It also features a calendar of events.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance

Free to Dance

Free to Dance

Free to Dance chronicles the role of African American dancers and choreographers in the United States. It includes a timeline and biographies.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Arts–Dance; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Flamenco-world.com: La web del flamenco

Flamenco-world.com: La web del flamenco

Online magazine and other resources about the Spanish Flamenco culture–cante (song), dance, and guitar. It includes artist interviews, news, CD reviews, sample audio files, and video. There is an encyclopedia of flamenco artists, a dictionary of terms, and a ???cyberpe??a??? (cyber club) for flamenco enthusiasts. Available in both English and Span …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore–Folk Songs And Rhymes

The Pontic Music Homepage

The Pontic Music Homepage

History and audio relating to the Greeks of Pontos who were settled mostly in Macedonia after the 1922 Treaty of Lausanne. Instruments including the kemenche, a type of lyra, and the tulum, a type of bagpipe, are discussed as well as dance forms including dipat, kochari, and serra.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

Renaissance Dance

Renaissance Dance

“Here you will find information on everything to do with European dance from the 15th to early 17th centuries.” This site includes drawings and photographs from primary and secondary sources and a comprehensive bibliography.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance

Broadway.com: Broadway Buzz

Broadway.com: Broadway Buzz

Site provides “editorial coverage of theater on the web, including the latest news, interviews with actors and playwrights, opening-night coverage, original theater reviews and video features” as well as “current box office results, show synopses, credits and biographies and in-depth Tony Awards coverage.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance

Dance Magazine

Dance Magazine

Dance Magazine, published monthly both in print and on-line, focuses on dance as an art. The magazine contains a performance calendar, many articles related to dance, news about dance companies worldwide, and a listing of dance studios around the world with contact information.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance

Irish Dancing Magazine

Irish Dancing Magazine

Irish Dancing offers “Irish dancing news, information, and entertainment.” One of its most prominent features is the results of national Irish step dancing competitions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic

Dance Magazine

Dance Magazine

Dance Magazine, published monthly both in print and on-line, focuses on dance as an art. The magazine contains a performance calendar, many articles related to dance, news about dance companies worldwide, and a listing of dance studios around the world with contact information.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance

Photography Articles by RIT Faculty Members

Photography Articles by RIT Faculty Members

“This is an eclectic list including some recent as well as “vintage” articles by several current and past members of the faculty of the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences at RIT. They range from topics on infrared photography, ultraviolet, synchroballistic, panoramic, peripheral, schlieren, photofinish, and many other topics.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

PhotoForum on the Internet

PhotoForum on the Internet

“This is the website for the PhotoForum on the Internet, an active mail list dedicated to photography educators, professionals and students. The site includes access to a large database of schools worldwide that teach photography, an extensive FAQ file, exhibition services, employment opportunities, etc.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Artcyclopedia

Artcyclopedia

Psst… want to see a picture? How about the Mona Lisa? Artcyclopedia is a directory of links to museum quality artwork. It can be searched by artist name, by subject (for example landscapes), by movement (for example, Impressionism), as well as by medium and nationality. Also includes an index of women artists.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Art, Music & Museums–Art; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Arts

Digital Archive of Art: Online Images from Boston College

Digital Archive of Art: Online Images from Boston College

A collection of images of paintings from the 18th and 19th centuries and sculpture from the ancient Greek period, the Renaissance, and the 19th and 20th centuries. Artists represented include Michelangelo, Monet, Manet, Renoir, Degas, Gauguin, Seurat, Van Gogh, Rodin, Daumier, Munch, Arp, Duchamp, Ernst, and many others.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Art; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Arts–Art

Classical Net

Classical Net

Sections include Basic Repertoire, Composers, Books and Scores, Reviews and Articles, Buying Guide, and Music Links. Also includes a list of abbreviations in thematic catalogs, a lit of featured festivals, and The Classical Explorer, “a place to discover works by lesser-known composers, and, occasionally, lesser-known works by well-known composers. …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Classical; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

The Music Box

The Music Box

“A daily magazine dedicated to exploring the world of music” with reviews, interviews, music-related news, information about tour dates and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance

Bass Player

Bass Player

Online version of Bass Player Magazine, offering music news, artist profiles, music and “gear” reviews, bass lessons, videos, and a “Community” section with blogs, a forum, polls, and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance

Zoom

Zoom

Zoom is about “Fine-Art, Reportage and Fashion Photography.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Source

Source

Source “has become an essential component of photographic culture in Ireland…This site is designed to give you a flavour of the magazine.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

That’s Not Cool

That’s Not Cool

Where do you draw your (digital) line? This website helps you take a stance to tell people, “That’s Not Cool” when they stalk you on the internet or pressure you to text naked pictures of yourself. Cool videos, call out cards and “what if” games help you draw the line.
Subject: Technology–Cyberculture; Health And Sexuality–Abuse And Exploitation

Diamonstein-Spielvogel Video Archive

Diamonstein-Spielvogel Video Archive

“The Diamonstein-Spielvogel Video Archive features interviews Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel conducted…, documenting the arts world during the nineteen seventies and the nineteen eighties. This collection includes interviews from several programs [such as] American Architecture Now, About the Arts, Handmade in America, Inside Fashion,… and V …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

The David Collection

The David Collection

The David Collection is a museum in Denmark with three permanent collections: Islamic Art, European 18th-Century Art, and Danish Early Modern Art. There is a current events page. In English and Danish.

This site uses Adobe Flash player.

Subject: Arts & Humanities–Museums; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Covering Photography

Covering Photography

Looks at “the history of photography and book cover design” and how photos get transformed when they are used on book covers. Offers a book cover image database searchable “by Photographer, Author, Publisher, Publication Date and Designer.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Photography@nationalgeographic.com

Photography@nationalgeographic.com

Features the work of National Geographic photographers including photo galleries that can be browsed by topic, photographer tips and guides, photographer biographers, ask-a-photographer and other features.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Victoria and Albert Museum

Victoria and Albert Museum

Companion site to the Victoria and Albert museums in the United Kingdom, featuring a variety of exhibits, online theatre events, readings, special collections and projects for the public.
Subject: Motion Pictures; Children; Art; Costume; Art, Music & Museums; Art, Music And Museum Resources For Parents & Teachers; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Arts–Art; School And Homework Help–Virtual Field Trips; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Arts–Crafts

Based on the Book

Based on the Book

‘Based on the Book’ is a compilation of over 1,000 book titles, short stories, and plays that have been made into motion pictures. Utilizing the Internet Movie Database as the authority on release dates, all movies in this collection have been released since 1980.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Arts & Humanities–Literature; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainent & Leisure–Movies–Databases

Pianonet.com

Pianonet.com

“As the official Web site of the National Piano Foundation, PianoNet is your comprehensive guide to everything about pianos???their history, their manufacture, noted artists, important publications and more.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Planning and Building Libraries

Planning and Building Libraries

This excellent site includes not only considerations and tips for librarians planning their own renovations, expansions, or new buildings, but also provides library standards, hints for barrier-free design, resources for library automation, and a list of famous libraries with links to many images of award-winning designs.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–On The Job; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–Libraries

Urban Parks Online

Urban Parks Online

“Arguing that parks are central to the cultural life of cities, this interactive web site aims to encourage the sharing of information, ideas and models, and to act as a forum for discussion about how open spaces can evolve into real resources for their local communities. It includes information on the planning and design processes; finance, partne …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Art Nouveau World Wide

Art Nouveau World Wide

“The site provides an overview of the Art Nouveau movement. It features a sensitive map showing the centres of the Movement in Europe, plus a list by town and country of centres in Europe and America. These link to ideas, artists or buildings of relevance to Art Nouveau in that area. Also included are lists of artists, architects, designers, FAQ??s …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

Morfae

Morfae

Find news and other information about modern art, architecture, fashion, design, and interior decorating. Includes pictures, descriptions, and background information about artistic creations.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Artist Pension Trust

Artist Pension Trust

Provides information on art, artists, and curators involved with the Artist Pension Trust.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Collectors & Collecting; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

The Tapestries Called Sheldon

The Tapestries Called Sheldon

Provides information on the group of 16th Century tapestries called “Sheldon.” Includes the history and background of the tapestries. Also includes biographical information on the artist William Sheldon.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–16th Century History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

Creative Spotlite – Art Lessons Online – Art Instruction for Beginners

Creative Spotlite – Art Lessons Online – Art Instruction for Beginners

Provides art tutorials from trained artists. Topics include drawing, painting, crafts, and mixed media. Also provides information on color theory and composition. Includes artist interviews.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Arts & Crafts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities Blogs; Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Crafting Blogs

Generations Quilt Patterns

Generations Quilt Patterns

Read articles and lessons about how quilting. Includes information about how to choose, buy, and use fabrics, patterns, and sewing machines.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Arts & Crafts–Quilting; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

Online Music Theory Flash Cards

Online Music Theory Flash Cards

Contains “an ever-growing collection of highly-customizable online music theory flash cards” that can be used by music students of all levels.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Music

Clara Database of Women Artists

Clara Database of Women Artists

Interactive database of women artists provided by the National Museum of Women in the Arts. Site contains “authoritative information on 18,000 women visual artists of all time periods and nationalities.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Fotografia Reflex: Italian/English Dictionary of Photography Terms

Fotografia Reflex: Italian/English Dictionary of Photography Terms

This source is a scrollable English to Italian dictionary of photography. The words are listed by the English word, followed by the Italian translation. Users can jump to a specific letter of the alphabet through the appropriate link.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Italian-English; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Freeze Frame: Historic Polar Images

Freeze Frame: Historic Polar Images

Results of a “two-year digitisation project that brings together photographs from both Arctic and Antarctic expeditions.” Also contains biographies of explorers and summaries of their expeditions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–Digital Libraries; Reference–Geography; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

InventorSpot

InventorSpot

This site features the latest inventions, innovations and interesting ideas from around the world. The website is listed in the top 1000 sites in Technorati since its inception in mid-2008.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Fashion; Science & Technology–Engineering; Science & Technology–Communications; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Reference–Experts & How-To; Science & Technology–Transportation; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Computers & Internet; Science & Technology–Science & Technology News; Science & Technology–Electronics; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

Pinhole Visions

Pinhole Visions

“Pinhole Visions provides organized access to all types of information on pinhole photography, and most especially to the work of pinhole photographers. This site is continually updated as more pinhole enthusiasts add to the pinhole knowledge pool.” The site includes galleries of pinhole photography, a directory of pinhole artists on the web, news …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

WPA Film Library

WPA Film Library

“The WPA Film Library was founded in 1987 by independent producers, as a repository of archival and stock footage for our own documentary programming. Since becoming a part of the MPI Media Group in 1989, our ties to the production community have become even stronger, and our holdings have grown to more than 50,000 hours of footage. “
Subject: Entertainent & Leisure–Movies–Databases; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Art Crimes: The Writing on the Wall

Art Crimes: The Writing on the Wall

Resource on the topic of graffiti art. Browse the image gallery of graffiti from all over the world, read about selected artists and their works, and check out links to related sites. Also includes articles and events information.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Painting

W J’s Homepage

W J’s Homepage

This site is an excellent technical resource on Infrared Photography. This is a personal home page which describes how to develop your own IR film in both color or black and white formats, saving a person that would like to experiment pictorially time and money. This page is also a good source to find images made with IR film as well as used came …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

La Couturiere Parisienne Costume and Fashion Site

La Couturiere Parisienne Costume and Fashion Site

History of European costume from the Renaissance through the 20th century, with illustrations, images, descriptions and many sewing patterns.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainment & Leisure–Fashion; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Etiquette, Dress, And Social Customs–Clothing And Dress

Mad Hatter’s Review

Mad Hatter’s Review

Biannual multimedia online magazine showcasing prose, poetry, art, music, and reviews from contemporary artists and writers from around the world.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Sculpture; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Drawing; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Painting

Pueblo Pottery

Pueblo Pottery

Displays a wide range of Native American Pueblo pottery from the Southwestern United States. Full screen, full color images are accompanied by detailed descriptions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–North American History–United States History–Native American History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

Gathering of Quilters

Gathering of Quilters

View over 90 quilts that were shown at the Quilters Gathering Quilt Show in Benton Harbor, Michigan on March 16, 2002. Learn more about individual quilters and the inspiration behind their quilts. Links to outside sites direct visitors to more information on quilt history, patterns, and techniques.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Arts & Crafts–Quilting; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

Anarchist Images

Anarchist Images

An exhibit of anarchist posters which exemplify the variety of opinions, viewpoints and causes which define anarchist movements.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Fringe Culture

MSDN Library

MSDN Library

Essential information for those developing in the Microsoft environment, using Microsoft tools, products, and technologies. Includes documentation, tutorials, and sample code, and reference materials.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Programming–HTML/XHTML; Computers & Internet–Programming–ASP.NET; Computers & Internet–Platforms–DOS/PC/Windows; Computers & Internet–Programming–CSS

Making Music Magazine

Making Music Magazine

Making Music Magazine provides a space for adult amateur and recreational musicians with useful resources like a list of music festivals in the USA and tips for playing music.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

William Blake Archive

William Blake Archive

William Blake’s works including paintings and books are available, along with a biography and chronology of his life and works.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Rossetti Archive

Rossetti Archive

Provides access to most, if not all, of the visual and written works by Dante Gabriel Rossetti in order to support scholarly study of the artist.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Sondheim.com

Sondheim.com

Sondheim.com is a site devoted to the works of musical composer and playwright Stephen Sondheim. It contains a library of information about Sondheim’s works, as well as music clips, interviews with Sondheim, and the latest news about him.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainment & Leisure–Theater; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Showtunes & Soundtracks

PhotoLinks

PhotoLinks

A database of Internet resources related to photography. Listings contain annotations written by the site submitter. You can browse by category, region or alphabetically, or search the collection.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Voices from the Gaps

Voices from the Gaps

Promotes women writers and artists of color. Designed and maintained by University of Minnesota and contains biographies and literary analysis of the artists’ work. Also has blogs from the artists and recorded interviews. A good place to start research about these artists and writers.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Writing; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Painting

Projection, Lights and Staging News

Projection, Lights and Staging News

Projection, Lights and Staging News showcases the latest industry tips, happenings and products.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft)

Framing Canada: A Photographic Memory

Framing Canada: A Photographic Memory

A searchable collection of digitized photographs from the files of Library and Archives Canada, covering 1843 through the mid-20th Century. This collection documents the history of Canada and the history of Canadian photography. Included is an essay on ???Decoding Photographs.???
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Collecting Art – Learn how to build a collection

Collecting Art – Learn how to build a collection

This is just one of the many varied articles on museums and art that can be found at MuseumSpot.com. Educate yourself to become a better collector and find resources here to help you do it. Search an extensive selection of museums by name, location, or subject. There are lists of exhibits, an archive of past art and museum related questions, and a …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Collectors & Collecting

Art-Collecting.com

Art-Collecting.com

This site was created by Dan Fear, owner of The Silver Image Gallery, a well respected Seattle art gallery from 1973 to 1993, to assist artists, art galleries and art collectors, and to share information about selling and collecting fine art. It has a wealth of information on art collecting and describes some specialty areas to consider collecting …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Collectors & Collecting

The Art Collecting Bug

The Art Collecting Bug

Michael Corbin is a writer and avid art collector. He loves visiting galleries and museums in addition to viewing art online and talking with artists. In this essay he discusses how he first contracted the “art collecting bug” and gives several tips to fellow collectors who might be interested in collecting art from online sources. Links from this …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Collectors & Collecting; Arts & Humanities Blogs; Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Collecting Blogs

The Record Collectors Guild

The Record Collectors Guild

This site has just about everything you’d ever want to know about collecting vinyl records. Read dozens of articles on how records are made, album cover art, caring for your collection, and more. Free registration for anyone over the age of 13 allows you to participate in several forums discussing all topics related to collecting records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Collectors & Collecting

AllExperts: Hobbies

AllExperts: Hobbies

Are you stumped trying to find an answer about your favorite hobby? If so, then this site is for you! Allexperts.com is the oldest & largest free Q&A service on the Internet where you can ask the experts any question! This section of their website is devoted to people with knowledge of a wide variety of hobbies (arts, crafts, collecting, and other …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies

Playwrights Guild of Canada

Playwrights Guild of Canada

The Playwrights Guild of Canada is a national association of professional and emerging playwrights. Describes PGC programs, publishes news, lists playwright members, publishes information about contracts and productions,and links to related organizations outside of PGC.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainment & Leisure–Theater; Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace–Labor Unions–N Through Z

Edward S. Curtis’s The North American Indian

Edward S. Curtis’s The North American Indian

Twenty volumes of photogravure images of native North Americans produced by Edward Sheriff Curtis between 1907 and 1930. Accompanied by narrative text.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–Digital Libraries; Arts & Humanities–History–North American History–United States History–American West; Arts & Humanities–History–North American History–United States History–Native American History; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Exhibitions; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Folk Alley

Folk Alley

Listen to streaming folk music 24 hours a day. This online radio station plays only folk, world, and acoustic music. Free registration is required.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore–Folk Songs And Rhymes; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (CONACULTA)

Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (CONACULTA)

This website from the National Council for Culture and the Arts in Mexico offers a variety of Mexican cultural information. Find out about upcoming and past events, cultural insitutions such as museums and libraries, and Mexican art and artists. In Spanish.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts

Consulate General of Mexico in New York

Consulate General of Mexico in New York

Includes information on travel visas, legal documents, cultural events/organizations, and consular offices and embassies for Mexican nationals as well as those wanting to travel to Mexico. Provides links to Mexican media sites and government agencies. In English and Spanish.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Mexico Travel & Tourism

Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection: Mexico Maps

Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection: Mexico Maps

Provided by the University of Texas Libraries, peruse Mexican city, state and national maps from various eras. Includes links to various political and geographic maps, historical maps and atlases of Mexico.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Mexico Travel & Tourism

Off the Map: Tour Backyard Paradises

Off the Map: Tour Backyard Paradises

Off the Map, provided by PBS, provides video tours of unique individual works of visual art such as Bottle Village, Windmill Park, Salvation Mountain, the Forevertron, and other unique creations, with special information and biographies about the individuals who created them. This site requires Flash.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Art History Resources on the Web

Art History Resources on the Web

This comprehensive Art History resource organizes links by civilization and then by subheadings, such as Prehistoric Art with Paleolithic, Mesolithic, and Neolithic Art subheadings. It proceeds through Ancient Near East, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, Art in Early Europe, Art in the Middle Ages, into the Renaissance, and so on. It t …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

The Shakespeare Art Museum

The Shakespeare Art Museum

Featuring the writings and visual works (oil paintings, graphics, and watercolors) of visual artist Hannah Tompkins, these works based on the plays and themes of William Shakespeare were displayed at the Shakespeare Art Museum in Ashland Oregon. The Museum was founded in 1984 as a non-profit organization by Wolf Tomkins and Hannah Tompkins. “At th …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors–Shakespeare; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Painting

HistoryCentral.com

HistoryCentral.com

This site contains numerous pages about the history of the United States including elections, wars, statistics and much more! It also has some information on other coutries.
Subject: School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

The Life and Work of Artist Anton S. Tobey

The Life and Work of Artist Anton S. Tobey

This is a very comprehensive site on the life and works of the late artist Anton S. Tobey. “The site contains over 300 of Tobey???s murals, portraits of famous people, his published paintings in Life and The Golden Books series and an illustrated biography of him with over 50 illustrations of him with family, at work and teaching art.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Painting

Craftsman Perspective : A Guide to the History, Aesthetics, and Architecture of the Arts and Crafts Movement

Craftsman Perspective : A Guide to the History, Aesthetics, and Architecture of the Arts and Crafts Movement

This site explores the history and architectural features of the Arts and Crafts movement in American Architecture. Regional differences are explored and a comprehensive listing of additional resources and links is provided.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Esflamenco.com

Esflamenco.com

Covers Spanish flamenco culture: dancing, guitar playing, and singing.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Dance; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

Art Nut Sculpture Parks and Gardens

Art Nut Sculpture Parks and Gardens

This is a sculptor’s website that provides a directory of sculpture parks and gardens located all over the world. Contact information is provided for each location.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Sculpture

Eric Weisstein’s Treasure Trove of Music

Eric Weisstein’s Treasure Trove of Music

A music encyclopedia that is clearly indexed and contains explanations for music topics that are both clear and accessible. Contains articles that explain concepts in music theory with linked references for further reading.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Music

Gilbert and Sullivan Archive Home Page

Gilbert and Sullivan Archive Home Page

Enjoy detailed descriptions of the operas. Listen to MIDI and MPEG audio files, or enjoy reading the librettos, ballads and opening night reviews from the original performances in the Savoy Theatre in London in the late 17th century. Some of the Savoy performances also include notes and full libretto, as well as original cast information and images …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Theater; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Opera

ArtLex: Dictionary of Visual Art

ArtLex: Dictionary of Visual Art

“For artists, art students, and art educators in art production, art criticism, art history, aesthetics, and art education.” Over 2600 entries browsable alphabetically. Provides images of works of art and quotations. Some definitions contain links to other related areas on the Web.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Education by Design: The Bienes Center’s WPA Museum Extension Project Collection

Education by Design: The Bienes Center’s WPA Museum Extension Project Collection

An online exhibit and digital database of over 700 educational and visual aids from a collection at the Broward County (FL) Main Library produced under the Works Administration Program (WPA) between 1935 and 1943. The site also includes a brief history of the WPA and a select bibliography.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Mastermind Magazine

Mastermind Magazine

“Mastermind magazine explores digital art, videogames, social experimentation, fashion, design, graphic novels, architecture, film, music theory, history and mass media.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

African Imagery

African Imagery

This website brings together photographers who focus on Africa. Artists are solicited to contribute; their photographs are available for viewing in the Galleries.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Making Sense of Marcel Duchamp

Making Sense of Marcel Duchamp

This is a multimedia time line of the works of the sculptor, painter, and author, Marcel Duchamp. Through animation, you can interact with Duchamp’s artworks and learn of Duchamp’s philosophies. Look for the bibliography at the end of the time line.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors; Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Sculpture; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Painting

American Cut Glass

American Cut Glass

“There was a time in U.S. history when elegance and manners were status symbols, indicating one’s station in life. Among the most coveted of the symbols was American Brilliant Cut Glass.” This website provides articles, a photo gallery, and recommended reading for those interested in American cut glass.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

Worlds Intertwined: Greeks, Romans, and Etruscans

Worlds Intertwined: Greeks, Romans, and Etruscans

Virtual gallery from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Covers many aspects of ancient Roman life, including religion, trade and industry, domestic life, and death and burial.
Subject: Prehistoric Europe; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Religion; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Social Life & Customs; Social Sciences–Archaeology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Prehistoric And Ancient History; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Arts; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Region–Rome; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–European History–Antiquity; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Sculpture; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Material Traditions

The Influence of Roman Engineering and Architecture

The Influence of Roman Engineering and Architecture

An article on the effect Roman engineering (particularly of roads and water) had on its conquests and neighbors.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Arts; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Engineering; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–History, Biography & Geography–Classical Military History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–European History–Antiquity; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Prehistoric And Ancient History

Dr. Estrella’s Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers

Dr. Estrella’s Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers

“A chronological listing of famous composers of Western Music. Each listing contains accurate birth and death dates and the country of origin. Several of the entries also are linked to biographical essays and other sites on the web.” Organized by musical period and by composer name.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Piazzolla.Org: The Internet Home of Astor Piazzolla and his Tango Nuevo

Piazzolla.Org: The Internet Home of Astor Piazzolla and his Tango Nuevo

Available in both Spanish and English. Dedicated to the music of Argentinean, Astor Piazolla. Features include an extensive biography and an audio library.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

American Music Resource

American Music Resource

AMR contains 800+ bibliographies, lists and text files about all styles of American music and related issues. The collection is indexed by subject-name (i.e. the last names of composers) or topic-name (e.g. Electro-acoustic music). Site is under development.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

The Ceolas Celtic Music Archive

The Ceolas Celtic Music Archive

Information about Celtic/Irish music, including discographies of Celtic artists and upcoming tour schedules, and information about Celtic instruments.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Choral Public Domain Library

Choral Public Domain Library

“The largest website devoted exclusively to free choral sheet music. Begun in December 1998, the site has over 140 contributors and 3,200 scores.” Search by title or composer, or browse in the following categories: chant, medieval, renaissance, baroque, classical, romantic, early-20th, or modern.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

The Motion Picture and Television Photo Archive

The Motion Picture and Television Photo Archive

“This site contains images owned and/or represented by the Motion Picture and Television Photo Archive Inc. (MPTV) – home to over 23,000 classic images dating from the 1910’s to the present.” You can search for and view images online, but you must obtain the proper rights if you wish to make further use of the images.
Subject: Entertainent & Leisure–Movies–Databases; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

FreeFoto.com

FreeFoto.com

“FreeFoto.com is one of the largest collections of free photographs for non-commercial use on the Internet. The comprehensive, yet easy to navigate site features 50 main sections with over 1000 sub headings. The photographs are free to private non-commercial users and for sale to other users. FreeFoto.com contains over 28,000 images with new pictur …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Stage Directions

Stage Directions

“…serves the strategic, practical and technical information needs of small theaters across the country.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft)

Design and Decoration in Argentina

Design and Decoration in Argentina

Much of the content of this magazine is photographic in nature, capturing the visual appearance of interior and exterior designs and structures.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

Photographic Libraries

Photographic Libraries

The photographic library and archival resource contains national and private photographic collections. The
Photographic Library Directory is a unique resource that provides a broad range of visual resources.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Art, Imaging, & Multimedia; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

the-artists.org

the-artists.org

the-artists.org features an “extended database of 20th Century and contemporary visual artists. The masters of the past hundred years are represented with their portrait, dates and places of birth and death, with links to webresources to find anything you want to know about them, with images of their work, comprehensive biographies and articles, an …
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Christian Activities

Christian Activities

“Articles about the Christian music industry, local church and concert news, music reviews, audio clips and color photos.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Gospel & Contemporary Christian

Web Graphics 101

Web Graphics 101

Provides a nuts-and-bolts approach to creating graphics for the Web, including interactive tutorials. Great for beginners or even advanced graphic designers new to creating Web graphics.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design; Computers And The Internet–Web Page Design

The Music Magazine

The Music Magazine

The Music Magazine is India’s first online music magazine, and has won worldwide media praise. It is listed among the top music magazines recommended by CNet, Rediff (rediff.com), Britannica and several other publications.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

FanFaire

FanFaire

“We are a group of amateur music lovers whose lives have been greatly enriched by classical music and FanFaire is our way of sharing with the world the many joys it has given us through the years. FanFaire is everything that the words FAN, FAIR(E), and FANFARE connote. FanFaire is a creation of fans of opera and classical music, thus it is a ‘fan- …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Classical; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Opera; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

ViVidzine

ViVidzine

“An electronic zine dedicated to popular culture: art and music interviews and reviews, poetry and short fiction.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction

Visual Magic

Visual Magic

“The world’s only electronic publication dedicated to digital effects.”
Subject: Computers & Internet–Art, Imaging, & Multimedia; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

Vibe Magazine

Vibe Magazine

Online version of the magazine devoted to hip hop, soul and R&B music.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Hip Hop & Rap

Variety

Variety

Online version of the popular entertainment industry paper. Includes information on the music, film and television industries. Selected articles are avaiable for free; full-text is available online via subscription.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Tracks Of Creation

Tracks Of Creation

“Hard Music magazine. Reviews, interviews, etc… supporting the underground.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Punk & Hardcore

Technologies for Worship Magazine

Technologies for Worship Magazine

“Technologies for Worship Magazine is an educational resource for pastors, ministers, volunteers, and technical support staff within the church. It offers technical information on audio, video, broadcast, computers, drama and lighting for use in a worship environment.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Audio Equipment & Technology; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Science & Technology–Electronics

Stickin’ It to the MAN!

Stickin’ It to the MAN!

“This is a punk zine with lots of indie reviews.There are also a couple of political articles, such as one on flag burning and another on Mumia Abu-Jamal.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Punk & Hardcore; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

Sea of Tranquility

Sea of Tranquility

“Ezine for thinkers. Heavy metal/progressive rock album reviews, opinion and editorials, film and book reviews.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Metal & Gothic; Entertainment & Leisure–Books; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

RootsWorld

RootsWorld

Rootsworld covers the world roots and folk music scenes. It includes reviews, profiles and general articles written by enthusiasts, musicians and experts. They encourage but do not require subscription.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk

Photographic Processing

Photographic Processing

“The magazine is written specifically for the photography lab professional who is actively involved in the buying and specifying of equipment, accessories and peripherals for the lab. The magazines emphasis is on coverage of industry news and trends, business management, sales and marketing strategies, new products industry profiles and the environ …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Photo Industry Reporter

Photo Industry Reporter

“The Imaging Industry’s Business Paper.” Emphasis on industry news and events rather than retailing. Articles, editorials, industry events, free classifieds, archives.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Photo Magazine

Photo Magazine

“The complete ONLINE Photo & Camera Magazine.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Outdoor Photographer

Outdoor Photographer

Outdoor Photographer is a monthly magazine designed to “show you how and where to create wonderful images of the world outdoors.” Includes “how-to” features focused on outdoor subjects, and buyer’s guides to the newest photo and outdoor products.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

OffBeat

OffBeat

“OffBeat is New Orleans’ and Louisiana’s music and entertainment magazine…the OffBeat web site will feature selected columns, reviews, club listings, and other departments from the current issue.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas); Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

No-Fi “Magazine”

No-Fi “Magazine”

“NO-FI ‘MAGAZINE’ is a small black and white magazine that can fit in your pocket (if folded) with a great distribution started back in 96 and continues strong today. It’s focus is on interviews with local bands in the Los Angeles and Silverlake areas, but we’ve also interviewed major artists and celebrities to mix it up. We traditionally write up …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Punk & Hardcore; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Metal & Gothic

Music Dish

Music Dish

“A new monthly online music magazine that focuses on the music industry. Featured are the Latin Beat with album reviews & charts, Insider’s with commentary & advice, Interviews of musicians & other key players in the industry, and News & Analysis of the latest in music news and Internet happenings. If you are an musician, band, label, promoter, A …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres

Music Theory Online (MTO)

Music Theory Online (MTO)

“MTO is published six times a year. Each issue includes a target article, book reviews, and reports from a distinguished panel of International Correspondents. In addition, MTO publishes announcements of upcoming conferences and calls for papers, a list of job opportunities, abstracts of recently completed and in-progress dissertations, and summa …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Music & Anthropology

Music & Anthropology

Music and Anthropology is an online, multimedia, interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal focused primarily on the Mediterranean region. Issues from 1996-2006 are available; some content is in Italian.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

MisterLUCKY

MisterLUCKY

“Jazz, Vocals, Latin and World Beat plus cocktails”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

MandoZine

MandoZine

“The Online Journal for Mandolin.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance

Lubre – Magazine Celta

Lubre – Magazine Celta

“Lubre is a Gallacian-language electronic magazine dedicated to Celtic Music.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland

London Independent Photography

London Independent Photography

London Independent Photography highlights independent photographers and their work, primarily in the London (U.K.) area. It also includes exhibition reviews and recommendations, short articles, and news relevant to photographers.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Lighting Dimensions

Lighting Dimensions

A creative and technical journal for live entertainment professionals in lighting, staging, and projection. Represents a merger of the main components of three former industry magazines–Entertainment Design, Lighting Design, and SRO.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

Launch

Launch

Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Journal of Seventeenth Century Music

Journal of Seventeenth Century Music

“The Journal of Seventeenth-Century Music (JSCM) is published by the Society for Seventeenth-Century Music to provide a refereed forum for scholarly studies of the musical cultures of the seventeenth century. These include [full text] historical and archival studies, performance practice, music theory, aesthetics, dance and theater. The JSCM also p …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Jelly

Jelly

“Blues, jazz, country, soul, rock’n’roll – Jelly brings you the best in new and classic albums. Be sure to check out the jam session, where we sit back with a six-pack and listen to some CDs.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres

JazzUSA ‘Zine

JazzUSA ‘Zine

“Monthly ‘zine, music reviews, new releases, (hundreds of)home pages, women in jazz, events listing, puzzle contests, email central, jazz news.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

JamBands.com

JamBands.com

JamBands.Com is an online music magazine for fans of jambands produced by fans of jambands.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative

Jacket Magazine

Jacket Magazine

Jacket is a “free Internet electronic quarterly review of new writing”, covering English literary work from around the world. It is published in January, April, July and October. Issues generally consist of collected work recently published elsewhere (with full credits and copyrights noted throughout) . Sections cover prose and poetry, as well a …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Irish Music Box

Irish Music Box

The Irish Music Box offers Irish music news, a forum for music questions, and information about sessions and live performances, as well as “links to the Irish music industry and of course, the most comprehensive listing of Irish bands on-line.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland

hm

hm

“Formerly called ‘Heaven’s Metal,’ hm is a bi-monthly magazine covering the Christian hard music scene. each issue features interviews, news, and reviews of your favorite hard music (alternative, hard rock, industrial, metal, punk) artists. there’s also a special feature in every issue that includes interviews with an artist that doesn’t necessaril …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Metal & Gothic; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Gospel & Contemporary Christian

Great Big Sea: Newsletter Archive

Great Big Sea: Newsletter Archive

According to the members of the Newfoundland-based band Great Big Sea, each issue of the Great Big Newsletter offers “a brief rundown of what we’ve been up to lately, and answers to some questions” about Celtic and folk music and instruments and Newfoundland culture.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Glyphs

Glyphs

“Art, music and film reviews.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

fRoots: Folk Roots

fRoots: Folk Roots

“fROOTS (previously Folk Roots) is the world’s leading magazine in its field, which includes modern and traditional music with roots from around the globe, from Anglo-trad to Zanzibar pop, songwriters to tune finders, old ethnic to new country.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk

FanFaire

FanFaire

“We are a group of amateur music lovers whose lives have been greatly enriched by classical music and FanFaire is our way of sharing with the world the many joys it has given us through the years. FanFaire is everything that the words FAN, FAIR(E), and FANFARE connote. FanFaire is a creation of fans of opera and classical music, thus it is a ‘fan- …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Classical; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Opera; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

The Eye Protocol

The Eye Protocol

“If you are an amateur photographer, a pro photographer, or perhaps just looking around, you are about to explore some very interesting pages, filled with photographs, information, advice, educational tips and a few extras.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Electric Magic: The Led Zeppelin Chronicle

Electric Magic: The Led Zeppelin Chronicle

“Based on the highly-acclaimed fan magazine Electric Magic: The Led Zeppelin Chronicle, our web site – rated “the best” Led Zep site on the internet – features tons of exclusive material including rare photos, articles, news, bootleg videography & a comple”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative

Distant Voices That Scream Epithetical Epilogue

Distant Voices That Scream Epithetical Epilogue

“DVTSEE is a free quirky variety e-zine for any alternative music lover who loves to laugh. Here, you can learn how to meet bands, relax in the coffeehouse, read exclusive celebrity encounters, and learn things you never even knew you wanted to know…until now!”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative

Dirty Linen Magazine

Dirty Linen Magazine

“The Magazine of Folk, Electric Folk, Traditional & World Music”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk

The Den

The Den

Daily scoop on Movies, Music, T.V., Sci-Fi, and Gaming; primarily visited by 15-24 age group.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Entertainment & Leisure–Television; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Cybergrass

Cybergrass

“Cybergrass is about Bluegrass Music. We strive to cover the top bluegrass artists and bluegrass musicians today.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk

CurtainUp

CurtainUp

“CurtainUp is a NYC based theater site of reviews and features… the latter include theater-related book reviews, quotations, annotated address books ofshow listings…updated at least once a week.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainment & Leisure–Theater

CSA Newsletter (Computer Technologies for Archaeologists and Architectural Historians)

CSA Newsletter (Computer Technologies for Archaeologists and Architectural Historians)

Triannual electronic newsletter providing “up-to-date information on the use of computers and digital technologies in the practice of archaeology and architectural history […] intended to assist scholars in their attempts to use computers to generate digital information and in disseminating that digital information.” Electronic notification of up …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Museum Studies; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Computers & Internet–Computer Software; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Cosmik Debris

Cosmik Debris

“Cosmik Debris is a broad-based music publication featuring music of all genres for people who refuse to limit their musical diets. Jazz, surf and punk artists have been interviewed in the same issue. Articles, columns, CD giveaways, and over 50 reviews in each issue, many with sound clips in RealAudio format. There is also an hour long audio prog …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres

CMS Newsletter

CMS Newsletter

“About the Newsletter of The College Music Society: The Newsletter fulfills several important roles for the Society, including (1) issue of timely reports of the business of the society, (2) announcements of national and regional meetings and other activities of the Society, (3) communications from the officers of the Society to the membership, and …
Subject: Education–Higher Education–School Publications; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Cisum Review

Cisum Review

“Monthly independent publication dedicated to music and pop culture. Regular features include celebrity interviews, music reviews, and pop culture columnists. Published with pride from deep in the heart of Austin, TX, the self-proclaimed Live Music Capital of the World.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Chronicles of Chaos

Chronicles of Chaos

“Chronicles of Chaos is a monthly magazine electronically distributed worldwide via the Internet. Chronicles of Chaos focuses on all forms of brutal music; from Thrash to Death to Black Metal, we have it all. Each issue will feature interviews with your favorite bands, written from the perspective of a true fan. Each issue will also include record …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Punk & Hardcore

Check This Out!

Check This Out!

An online popular culture e-zine written by women with a particular focus on female musicians. Includes interviews, reviews, and columns on aspects of music and daily life.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

CarSound

CarSound

“Source for the latest in the world of car audio, electronics and navigation.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Audio Equipment & Technology; Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services–Automobiles; Science & Technology–Transportation–Road–Vehicles–Automobiles

Carbon 14 Online

Carbon 14 Online

“Carbon 14 on-line is an abridged version of the regular 100-page print magazine. The site allows visitors to read selected interviews with musicians and artists, and (coming this year) delve into our archive of select back issue features.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Buzzine

Buzzine

Current Rock and Roll, Alternative, and Pop music news and reviews out of Southern California.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music

BPM Culture Online

BPM Culture Online

“The best information about the underground rave culture, its music, fashion and events. We are a magazine written and owned by ravers-you get the real news here… not the negative stuff you see on the TV. Come and see what the BPM Culture is all about for your self.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Dance, Trance & Techno; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Billboard Online

Billboard Online

A music industry-oriented magazine designed to “to provide the most authoritative and reliable music news reporting on the Web.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Beat Magazine

Beat Magazine

This Australian publication is “a free street paper, published weekly, focusing on the music, arts and entertainment industries.” Formerly Beats E-zine.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Entertainment & Leisure

Baren-Suji

Baren-Suji

“Baren-Suji is an informative and useful newsletter for those interested in printmaking with specific interest in woodcuts and woodblock printmaking. Subscription is free to both the forum and the newsletter.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Art Deadlines List

Art Deadlines List

“A monthly email newsletter listing art contests & competitions, art scholarships & grants, juried exhibitions, art jobs & internships, call for entries/proposals/papers, writing & photo contests, residencies, design & architecture competitions, auditions, casting calls, fellowships, festivals, funding, and other opportunities (including some that …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Apogee Photo Magazine

Apogee Photo Magazine

“A web magazine on photography for the nonspecialist which covers a broad suite of topics from nature and travel to people photography, from the basics to advanced photographic techniques. It is supported by more than 40 photographic sponsors and also includes a directory of photographic schools, workshop programs and lists of publications and vide …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Ape Culture

Ape Culture

“Ape Culture is the quarterly webzine that features the humorous exploration, meditation, and explication of all things pop culture, including movies, TV, music, media, and the stripmall way of life.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Any Swing Goes

Any Swing Goes

“An online magazine dedicated to the revival of swing and big band music and dancing. Features news, interviews, articles, contests, and a comprehensive link directory to everything ‘swing’ on the ‘net.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

Alternate Music Press

Alternate Music Press

AMP features reviews and news about the worlds of acoustic, jazz, new age, fusion, world music, classical, and ambient music and performers. ISSN: 1524-6272
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Amazing Sounds

Amazing Sounds

“Professional electronic magazine devoted to the new musics, to the alternative, contemporary, cosmic, musics, or any way you choose to call them. Amazing Sounds intends to become the converging point where you can find all kinds of information in this respect, including articles and interviews, news, record labels, reviews of records, links to ot …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Architecture on the Web

Architecture on the Web

Highly extensive resource for all things architecture on the Web. Contains information on competitions, historic periods and styles (with images), CAD drawings and models, a list of Pritzker Prize winners, biographies of “the masters”, educational resources, and links to significant architectural monuments alphabetically by city. A very good star …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

Web Gallery of Art

Web Gallery of Art

“The Web Gallery of Art is a virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture of the Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque periods (1150-1750), currently containing over 8,000 reproductions. Biographies, commentaries, guided tours are available.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Sculpture; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Painting

Biblioteca Nacional de Mexico

Biblioteca Nacional de Mexico

Gives information about the library, its collections, and services, as well as a connection to their online catalog.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries Around The World

National Anthropological Archives and Human Studies Film Archives

National Anthropological Archives and Human Studies Film Archives

Provides access to historical and contemporary anthropological materials on the world’s cultures and the history of anthropology.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Exhibitions; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Quilts and Quiltmaking in America: 1978-1996

Quilts and Quiltmaking in America: 1978-1996

“Showcases materials from two American Folklife Center collections, the Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project Collection (1978) and the “All-American Quilt Contest” sponsored by Coming Home, a division of Lands’ End, and Good Housekeeping. Together these collections provide a glimpse into America’s diverse quilting traditions. The quilt documentation …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Arts & Crafts–Quilting; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

American Landscape and Architectural Design, 1850-1920: a Study Collection from the Harvard Graduate School of Design

American Landscape and Architectural Design, 1850-1920: a Study Collection from the Harvard Graduate School of Design

“This collection of approximately 2,800 lantern slides represents an historical view of American buildings and landscapes built during the period 1850-1920. It represents the work of Harvard faculty, such as Frederick Law Olmsted Jr., Bremer W. Pond, and James Sturgis Pray, as well as that of prominent landscape architects throughout the country. T …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

Art a GoGo

Art a GoGo

“Art over easy” — this site provides links to museums, events, exhibitions, and ways to learn about art in an easy-to-read, jargon-free style.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Museum Studies; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

ArtNet

ArtNet

Excellent resource for images, artist biographies, auction results, art books for sale, galleries and museum exhibitions, and art research resources, with a focus on contemporary art and artists.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

The Artchive

The Artchive

Over 2,000 scanned images of fine art, historical background on art and artists, theory and criticism, and rotating “gallery” exhibitions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

AskART

AskART

AskART.com is the world’s most comprehensive database about North American artists. Information includes dates, states, methods, biographies, subjects for which best known, a decade by decade breakdown of 20th century literature in which they are referenced, and total number of auction lots sold and unsold of their works.” Also find dealers who ar …
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

The DiCammilo Companion to British & Irish Country Houses

The DiCammilo Companion to British & Irish Country Houses

“The Database of Houses is a continuing effort to list every country house built in Britain and Ireland, standing or demolished.?? The Database is updated daily and currently lists over 6,500 houses.?? This undertaking will compile as many details as can be found about the houses, families who occupied them, and their estates, in a standardized for …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom–History; Reference–Genealogy; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

The British Museum

The British Museum

Images of famous works owned by the British Museum are pictured here, along with the history of the museum and general information about collections, exhibits, departments, tours, and events. Educational materials about the cultures represented in the Museum’s collections are also available here.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom–History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Art

CameraQuest’s Classic Camera Profiles

CameraQuest’s Classic Camera Profiles

Looking into a Nikon F3 US Navy as opposed to a Nikon F US Navy? Numerous images and description of most cameras produced in this century. Exhaustive serial number lists for particular camera models, methods of design and production, and scanned photos taken by particular models. Includes “My Not So Objective Picks and Pans”: frank advice for consu …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Digitaltruth: Photo Source

Digitaltruth: Photo Source

A site hosting a variety of resources related to photography. Resources include a film development chart; formulae, how-to’s, and technical data; links for downloading guides, computer software, and other utilities; and links to photography-related Web sites.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

The Alternative Photographic Process FAQ

The Alternative Photographic Process FAQ

“The purpose of this FAQ is to introduce the novice to the field of alternative photographic processes. Alternative photographic processes are usually considered to be any photographic process that does not use the methods and technology of current silver-gelatin materials. This FAQ is not meant to be used as a guide to alternative process work, …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

University of Virginia, Bayly Art Museum: Virtual Exhibitions

University of Virginia, Bayly Art Museum: Virtual Exhibitions

Five online exhibitions: “Universes in Collision: Men and Women in 19th-Century Japanese Prints”, “In Our Time: Contemporary Art from the Bayly Art Museum Collections”, “The Power of Woe, the Power of Life: Images of Women in Prints from the Renaissance to the Present”, “African Art: Aesthetics and Meaning”, and “The Art of the African Mask”. Each …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Axis – the online resource for contemporary art

Axis – the online resource for contemporary art

Contemporary visual arts service providing information about artists and curators in the United Kingdom. Directory can be searched by artist name, material, geographic region, or keyword. Also provides art criticism, news, and exhibition reviews.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Arts & Humanities News; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom

Music for the Nation: American Sheet Music, 1870-1885

Music for the Nation: American Sheet Music, 1870-1885

“Consists of over 47,000 pieces of sheet music registered for copyright during the years 1870 to 1885. Included are popular songs, piano music, sacred and secular choral music, solo instrumental music, method books and instructional materials, and music for band and orchestra.” Search by keyword or browse indexes of authors, titles, or subjects. Th …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

PD Info: Public Domain Music

PD Info: Public Domain Music

“A reference site to help the ordinary person identify public domain songs and public domain music… royalty free music you can use anywhere and any way you choose… performance, sing-along, film, video, advertising, business, or personal.” Includes info on copyright and public domain, an FAQ, and a song list of titles in the public domain.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States–Intellectual Property; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

African Music Encyclopedia

African Music Encyclopedia

A searchable encyclopedia dedicated to African music performed by musicians in Africa and in countries around the world. There are country and artist indexes, along with a glossary of musical styles and terms. A list of links to related sites and information on buying African music are also included.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum

Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum

The Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum exhibits stereoviews, engravings, maps, and documents illustrating the history of the first transcontinental railroad. Detailed discussion of the photographic processes used to create the images are included. There is also dicussion of the contribution of the Chinese workers who helped buil …
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Railroad; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film; Science And Technology; Art; History

Images of Women in Ancient Art

Images of Women in Ancient Art

Art history website that presents a study of representations of women in ancient art. Discusses images of women in prehistory, Egypt, the Aegean, Palestine, Greece and Barbarian women. Includes famous works of art and background history.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Arts; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Social Life & Customs; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Prehistoric And Ancient History

The English Server Drama Collection

The English Server Drama Collection

A collection of both long and short English drama plays and criticism (complete scripts) that includes authors like: Shakespeare (complete works,) Shaw, Johnson, Gay, Moliere, Biggs and Sophocles. Organized by date from classical through contemporary. Also has links to other theater sites.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Arts And Humanities–Online Texts–English Literature; Arts And Humanities–Online Texts–Drama/Plays

Arts Journal

Arts Journal

“Arts Journal is a weekday digest of some of the best arts and cultural journalism. Each day Arts Journal combs through more than 180 English-language newspapers, magazines and publications featuring writing about arts and culture.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Essentials of Music

Essentials of Music

Basic information about classical music. Biographies of seventy composers, overview of the six main periods in Western music, and a glossary of terms.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Classical; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Applied and Interactive Theater Guide

Applied and Interactive Theater Guide

This site supports “theatre professionals throughout the world [who are] working to bring their skills as change agents, as awareness builders, and as empathy masters to the personal and social needs of a world hungry for connection.” Hosts an on-line forum.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft)

Art Attack

Art Attack

“Art Crimes. How does science help to solve fraud – the most popular category of art crime? Art fakery is a peculiar beast. Sometimes it is driven by pure greed. Sometimes it is driven by misplaced artistic admiration.” Art Attack includes sections on detection techniques, such as the use of neutrons and x-rays.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Crime; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Art in the White House – A Nation’s Pride

Art in the White House – A Nation’s Pride

“Pride of the American nation, the White House collection of fine arts owes its existence to the scores of individuals and organizations that have nurtured and supported it.” This website shows you the various fine arts that have been displayed in the White House throughout the years. Includes great historical commentary, bibliographies, facts and …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Stage Lighting Tech Pages

Stage Lighting Tech Pages

The Stage Lighting Tech Pages are “for anyone involved in performance lighting needing information fast. These pages contain links to the sites of equipment maunfacturers, hire companies, organisations and other sites on the internet dedicated to lighting. There are also pages of technical information, such as connector pinouts, channel listings fo …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft)

English Heritage

English Heritage

“English Heritage (EH) is the national body charged with the protection of the historic environment and promoting public understanding of it. Their web site includes a sensitive map providing illustrations and descriptions of all EH properties by region. It also features details of EH’s education services, grants, conservation and research activiti …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Sculptor.org

Sculptor.org

“A Comprehensive Resource for Sculptors.” This website has links to everything about sculptors and for sculptors, both beginning and advanced, as well as resources for research about sculpture.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Sculpture

Center for Black Music Research

Center for Black Music Research

Focuses on collecting, preserving, and making accessible information about the “black music experience throughout the world.” Offers extensive definitions of musical styles, thorough bibliographies, a discography, and resources for teachers.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Florida State Archives Photographic Collection

Florida State Archives Photographic Collection

“The Florida Photographic Collection is a nationally recognized component of the Florida State Archives and contains over 790,000 still photographs and approximately 2,000 movies and video tapes. The collection spans a wide range of visual images from copies of mid 15th Century maps to current photographs. In a concentrated effort to make the colle …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–North American History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern); Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film