Art Subject Guide

The Art Subject Guide is intended to guide you towards resources for use in art classes and art-related topics. It includes the Library of Congress Classification number(s) associated with art; links to ULM databases; and links to useful, scholarly websites that can help with research!

Library of Congress Classification Numbers

  • N - Visual arts
  • NA - Architecture
  • NB - Sculpture
  • NC - Drawing, design, illustration
  • ND - Painting
  • NE - Print media
  • NK - Decorative arts
  • NX - Arts in general

ULM Library Databases for Art (Quick List)

  • Academic Search Complete (full-text)
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index
  • ARTSTOR (image database)
  • JSTOR (full-text)
  • MAS Ultra (full-text)
  • For a full list of databases related to art available through ULM, please click here.

Web Resources for Art