Northville District Library

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Friday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 1pm - 5pm
Phone: 248-349-3020

Arts & Images

Databases
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

E-Books

Websites

  • 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
  • Artdaily.org
    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.