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Using Google Scholar
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.
The short video introduces you to Google Scholar. For more guidance on how to search using Google Scholar visit the LinkedIn Learning tutorial: https://www.linkedin.com/learning/google-apps-for-students
Search Google Scholar
For more details on how to search Google Scholar see Link to Google Scholar Search Tips
You can set Google Scholar to Findit@Brightonwhen you are off campus.
Select Scholar Settings. Under Library links type in 'University of Brighton', check box in results and click Save,
VADS (Visual Arts Data Service)
Images on craft, design, fashion, ephemera, posters etc
Getty Research Guides and Bibliographies
Topical overviews of Getty Research Institute collections and specialised areas of research. Topics include: Art, Architecture, European festivals, Frank Lloyd Wright, History of photography in China, Holocaust era, History of collecting, Russian avant-garde, and Surrealism in Latin America.
Decorative Arts Association
Decorative Arts Society encourages and supports the study and appreciation of all aspects of the decorative arts and design from 1850 to the present. In its activities and publications, the DAS embraces the different media on an international basis - furniture, ceramics, glass, metalwork, textiles, jewellery and fashion, as well as architecture, interior and industrial design, and the graphic arts.
The Museums Association is a membership organisation working for everyone working in museums, galleries and heritage.
Visual Resources Association
The Visual Resources Association is a multi-disciplinary organization dedicated to furthering research and education in the field of image management within the educational, cultural heritage, and commercial environments.
Shared Research Repository for Cultural and Heritage Organisations
Research produced by staff of the British Library and partner organisations: the British Museum, MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology), National Museums Scotland, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, and Tate.