EBSCO Publishing Adds Art History Resource to Collection of Databases

Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals™ Now Available on EBSCOhost®

IPSWICH, Mass. — November 29, 2012 — EBSCO Publishing has added a new art history resource to its collection. Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals, a bibliographic index formerly available via First Search from OCLC, is now available via EBSCOhost®. As the only index to 42 art journals published in the U.S. during the 19th Century, Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals is an invaluable resource for art history research as well as a valuable source of information on popular culture and industry.

Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals includes more than 26,000 records covering American art from 1800-1899. This unique resource covers all facets of American art during this time period and is ideal for researchers studying any one of the following subject areas:

·         Artists

·         Illustrators

·         Painting

·         Sculpture

·         Drawing

·         Photography

·         Architecture and Design

·         Exhibitions and Sales

·         Decoration

·         Collecting

Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals joins EBSCO’s expanding collection of art resources. Additional resources include Art & Architecture Complete, Art Full Text, Art Index, Art Museum Image Gallery and coming soon Art Source.

About EBSCO Publishing

EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) is the producer of EBSCOhost®, the world’s premier for-fee online research service, including full-text databases, subject indexes, point-of-care medical reference, historical digital archives, and e-books. The company provides more than 375 databases and more than 350,000 e-books. Through a library of tens of thousands of full-text journals and magazines from renowned publishers, EBSCO serves the content needs of all researchers (Academic, Medical, K-12, Public Library, Corporate, Government, etc.). EBSCO is also the provider of EBSCO Discovery Service(EDS),which provides each institution with a fast, single search box for its entire collection, offering deeper indexing and more full-text searching of journals and magazines than any other discovery service (www.ebscohost.com/discovery). For more information, visit the EBSCO Publishing Web site at: www.ebscohost.com, or contact: information@ebscohost.com. EBSCO Publishing is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., one of the largest privately held companies in the United States.


For more information, please contact:

Kathleen McEvoy
Public Relations Director
(800) 653-2726 ext. 2594

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