Northville District Library

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Arts & Images

A collection of subscription databases, ebooks, and other online material paid for by the the Northville District Library or by the Michigan Electronic Library (MeL).

Fine Arts Collection
Full-text articles from over 100 magazines and journals in the Wilson Art Index database covering art history.


SIRS Renaissance
Full-text articles with images from 1,200 international publications providing broad and diverse information from architecture to visual arts




  • Artcyclopedia
    Search engine compiles indices of over 8,000 renowned artists represented in hundreds of museum websites, and shows more than 180,000 images of their work
    Valuable resource for current information on the art world. Features a series of timely stories covering a variety of art-related news and events internationally. Updated weekly.
  • Google Art Project
  • Provides virtual tours of 17 major museums and access to hundreds of artworks, at incredible zoom levels, by 400 artists.
  • NASA Images
    Created through a partnership between NASA and the Internet Archive; contains everything from classic photos to educational programming and HD video. Contains more than 13,500 unique images.
  • NYPL Digital Gallery
    Over 700,000 images from the The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photographs and more.
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