Online Resources

Communication and Fine Arts

These online resources are available from any computer or device with an Internet connection. If you are asked for a username and password, use your JBU username and password (see here for more details).

Art

  • Art & Humanities Database (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies.
  • Artstor Digital Library
    More than 2 million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.
  • JSTOR Journals FULL-TEXT
    Complete back issues of nearly 400 journals, specializing in older titles in the humanities.

Communication

  • TOP PICK: Communications & Mass Media Collection (Gale) FULL-TEXT
    Contains journal articles covering all aspects of the communications field, including advertising, public relations, linguistics, and literature.
  • CQ Researcher Online FULL-TEXT
    Comprehensive overviews of current social, political, and economic topics.
  • NexisUni (LexisNexis) FULL-TEXT
    Documents from 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications.
  • For newspapers and other news sources, see Newspapers & Current Events.

Music & Theater

  • Art & Humanities Database (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies.
  • IPA Source  FULL-TEXT
    IPA transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and art song texts.
  • MusicalTheaterSongs.com
    Database of songs from 150 years of musical theater repertoire, searchable according to parameters such as character age, vocal range, musical genre, composer, tempo, etc.  
  • See Christian Ministry & Formation for more resources for Worship Arts.