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JSTORThis link opens in a new windowJSTOR is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to create and maintain a trusted archive of important scholarly journals and to provide access to these journals as widely as possible. Content in JSTOR spans many disciplines, primarily in the humanities and social sciences. Recent articles are generally not available. JSTOR now includes access to the Artstor collection. Artstor is an extensive image resource for educational and scholarly use . Including high-quality images and visual media from top museums, archives, scholars, artists, and contributors around the world.
ProQuest All Subscribed ContentThis link opens in a new windowAll ProQuest databases, ranging from dissertations to newspaper articles to scholarly journals to trade journals to wire services.
Previously known as Artfilms, the Arts and Humanities Collection spans global politics, history, and culture documentaries to short films, dance and music performances, and experimental, cross-genre artistic works, all selected with students and teachers in mind.
The Fashion and Race Database is an online platform that expands the narrative and investigation of fashion history to challenge mis-representation within the fashion system. The database aims to amplify voices of those racialized and marginalized in fashion while addressing racism through a sartorial lens.
A searchable archive of the US (1867 to present) and UK (1930-2015) editions of Harper's Bazaar. The issues are reproduced as high-resolution color page images and supported by fully searchable text and article-level indexing. This resource chronicles over 150 years of American, British, and international fashion, culture, and society, supporting researchers by offering unique insights into the events, attitudes, and interests of the modern era.