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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 ( For more information, visit the EBSCO Publishing Web site at:, or contact: [email protected]. 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
[email protected]

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