On Thursday, November 22 (Thanksgiving Day), Hennepin County libraries are closed.
Full-text articles on fine, decorative, folk, and commercial art; photography; film; and architecture. Index of peer-reviewed journals, dissertations, and art reproductions. Goes back to 1997.
Subscription purchased with funding from Hennepin County property taxes.
Category: Arts and culture
Index of art journals, yearbooks, museum bulletins, book and film reviews, and more from 1929 to 1984.
Works of art representing a broad range of fine and decorative arts from many eras found in well-known collections, mostly in the U.S. Includes audio files, video and mixed media.
Subscription purchased by Electronic Library for Minnesota (ELM) with a state appropriation to the MINITEX Library Information Network.
Performances, documentaries, interviews, and instructional videos from the most influential performers and companies of the 20th and 21st century.
Albums from Minnesota musicians curated by local experts. Full songs and albums are available to stream and download.
Subscription purchased with funding from the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.
Category: Arts and culture, Downloads, Music
Reference works, scores, liner notes, and streaming audio and video of thousands of seminal artists, composers, choreographers, and ensembles. Covers American music, classical music, dance, jazz, popular music, theatre, and world music and spans all time periods.
Category: Arts and culture, Music
Articles, maps, diagrams, line drawings, and links to color images. Includes images of signatures, historical auction records, and lists of museum holdings.
Plays written from antiquity to today and published from 1949 to the present. Covers plays written in or translated into English, including mysteries, pageants, plays in verse, puppet performances, radio and television plays, and classic drama.
Category: Arts and culture, Books and authors
Productions of the world's leading plays and documentaries discussing the history of theatre, acting methods, pioneering dramatists, and actors.