Electronic Resources

• Please note that some of these resources are only available onsite at the museum. These resources are marked with an * in the title.

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Title Description Resource Link Resource Type
Census of Antique Works of Art and Architecture Known in the Renaissance

The Census is an interdisciplinary research database containing documentation centering on the reception of antiquity, a focus of Renaissance studies.

Go To Resource Art History, Research Databases
Chicago Manual of Style*

Searchable online edition of the Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition.

Go To Resource Online Archives & Web Resources
CHIN: Canadian Heritage Information Network

The Canadian Heritage Information Network (CHIN) allows Canadian museums to engage their audiences through the use of innovative technologies.

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The Christie’s website provides access to catalogues for current sales which appear online up to two weeks prior to a sale.

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Cleveland Institute of Art - Gund Library

The online catalog for Cleveland Institute of Art's Gund Library.

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Cleveland Public Library

The online catalog for the Cleveland Public Library.

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Cleveland State University Library

 The library catalog for Cleveland State University Libraries; includes the image collection from the Cleveland Memory Project.

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Concise Dictionary of Art Terms

The Concise Dictionary of Art Terms is an accessible and useful A-Z, covering a wide range of terms from the visual art world, including m

Go To Resource Dictionaries, Encyclopedias &Thesauri
Conservation Information Network: BCIN

The Bibliographic Database of the Conservation Information Network (BCIN) provides access to over 190,000 bibliographic citations for conservation literature.

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Contemporary Artists Index

Created in 1991, the Contemporary Artists Index is a unique resource developed and maintained by the Cleveland Institute of Art Library staff.

Go To Resource Contemporary Art & Culture, Indexes
CoOL (Conservation OnLine)

CoOL,an online resource operated by the Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation is a full text library of conservation information, covering a wide spectrum of topics of interest to those involved with the conservation of library, archives and museum materials.

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Corpus of Works of Art Offered at Auction in Italy, 1800-1914

 This online research tool includes descriptions of more than 60,000 works of art offered at auction in the Italian Peninsula in the 19th century.

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Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum

Browseable and searchable digitized edition of all volumes of the Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, an illustrated catalogue of more than 100,000 ancient vases.

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DB of Korean Classics*

The DB of Korean Classics is a searchable database that provides translated classics, documents from the national archives, comprehensive edition of Korean literary collections, original editions of National Studies, recitation of Confucian classics, and video lectures.

Go To Resource Asian Art & Culture, Research Databases

​DBpia provides full text databases including more than one million articles from about 2,000 Korean scholarly journals in 12 different fields of society, literature, economics & business, medical science, humanities, theology, law & administration, arts, engineering, natural science, and education.

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De Chirico Journals - Metaphysical Art

This biennial publication is dedicated to recent scholarship on Giorgio de Chirico and includes primary source documents pertaining to the artist’s life and œuvre.

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Deutsches Dokumentationszentrum für Kunstgeschichte - Bildarchiv Foto Marburg

The Image Index of Art and Architecture offers more than 2 million photographic reproductions of works of art and architecture in Germany and Europe.

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Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture

The Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture collects and creates electronic resources for study and research of the decorative arts, with a particular focus on Early America.

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DRAM (Database of Recorded American Music)*

DRAM is a not-for-profit resource providing educational communities with on-demand streaming access to CD-quality audio (192kbps Mp4).

Go To Resource Music, Research Databases

 Dyabola is a collection of image and literature databases in both English and German.

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