Access is available on and off campus to current McMaster University students, faculty and staff.
Coverage: 1984 to present; abstracts from spring 1994 to present
Contains over 1.8 million searchable abstracts of articles from over 500 international art publications including periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins published in English and other European languages, with broad coverage of the visual arts including new artists, contemporary art, exhibition reviews, and feminist criticism. Art reproductions that illustrate articles and advertisements are also indexed. For example, if a painting appears in an advertisement, Art Abstracts provides the artist’s name, the title of the work, and a full bibliographic citation.