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This guide provides an introduction to resources that support research in visual arts. It includes helpful pages and links to connect with contemporary art journals, art databases, exhibition reviews, images, and more!

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Connecting to Library Resources

  • The  icon means this resource is paid for by the libraries and requires UCI authentication. Using campus WiFi, library resources will load an authenticate automatically. Off-campus, you'll need to use the software VPN (virtual private network) on your laptop or device.
  • For help with your VPN connection and more information, click here.

Need Research Help?

You can always make an appointment the visual arts librarian (Jenna Dufour) by clicking here. Appointments can be made virtually or in-person. I'm here to help!

Art Journals and Magazines

This page includes links to some of the many art journals and magazines that UCI Libraries has online and print access to. Click on any of these headings to discover journal/magazine recommendations. To search if the library has access to a specific journal, use the "Journals@UCI" search tool. If you have a journal/magazine recommendation that we don't currently subscribe to, please let me know! You can also ILL articles when access dates are limited

The Artforum Archive