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Art and Music: Journal Resources

This guide lists resources for the study of the relationship between music and painting and the historical background of each medium.

Journals: Fine Arts and Music Education Resources

Composers...

   "By the cigars they smoke, and the composers they love, ye shall know the texture of men's souls." John Galsworthy Indian Summer of a Forsyte

Journals: Aesthetics & Art Theory Resources

Ralph Vaughn Williams'"Job," a masque for dancing was inspired by William Blake's engravings for "The Book Of Job."

Strategies

SEARCH WITHIN this journal or publication is a feature that is similar in many databases.

  • Perform a basic search by adding your term to the journal title
  • Perform an advanced search by adding terms in multiple search boxes
  • Choose where to search for your terms... author, subject, text, etc.

PERIODICALS include

  • Journals : scholarly, academic, peer-reviewed
  • Popular magazines and newspapers
  • Trade or professional interest

FULL TEXT

  • Some publishers restrict full text publication for 12 months
  • If not full text try FIND IT or REQUEST AN ARTICLE

CITATIONS

  • As you do research keep track of bibliographic information
  • One source of online help is Son of Citation
  • DOI (Digital Object Identifiers) are available for articles from online journals. This keeps the url of the article fixed. The DOI will continue to direct the user to the article when it is moved. A DOI lookup form is available.