Databases

Search our databases from home

Students and staff at Konstfack can search our databases from home. Go to the Remote access page to log in using your Konstfack network credentials

>> Remote access


Our databases

These are the licensed databases that are available to Konstfack students and staff. Visitors to the library can also access the databases.

  >> Academic Search Elite - Access to more than 3000 academic e-journals in various subjects

  >> Art and Architecture Source - Almost 1000 e-journals in art, design and architecture

  >> ARTstor - Image database, art history

  >> Artikelsök - Swedish articles

  >> Design and Applied Arts Index - Reference database in design, craft and architecture

  >> GlobalGrant - Scholarships and grants

  >> Image Quest - Image database, general subjects

  >> JSTOR - Electronic journals, humanities & social sciences

  >> Oxford Art Online - Encyclopedia, Art history

  >> Riksarkivet - The Swedish National Archive

  >> Taylor & Francis - Access to more than 2000 e-journals in various subjects

  >> UR Access - Educational TV and radio programs

 

Encyclopedias & dictionaries

  >> Encyclopaedia Britannica Online - General Encyclopedia

  >> Nationalencyklopedin - General encyclopedia (Swedish)

  >> NE:s/Norstedts språklexikon - Dictionary (several languages incl. Swedish)

 

 


 

Other databases

Free online resources, including databases

  >> DOAJ - Open Access Journals

  >> Google Scholar

  >> Sondera - Swedish media archives, libraries

  >> Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

 

Dictionaries

  >> Bab.la 

  >> LEXIN - translation to & from Swedish

  >> Norstedt Swedish/English dictionary

  >> One Look Dictionary Search  

  >> Svenska Akademiens Ordbok


Architecture

  >>  Byggdok - Article database 1966-2006

  >>  Byggforskningsrådets skrifter

  >>  Digital museum

  >>  Kringla - museum collections

  >>  Riksantikvarieämbetets digitala källor


Art

  >>  Art Discovery Group Catalogue (WorldCat)

  >>  Bibliography of the History of Art - BHA, RILA

  >>  Getty Open Content Program

  >>  Google Art Project

  >>  Moderna Museets konstdatabas


Design & materials

  >>  Designarkiv - Swedish Design archive

  >>  Materia - Materials database

 

Education

  >>  ERIC


Image databases

  >> Getty Open Content Program - Art history

  >> Google Art Project

 

Photography & video art

  >>  Filmcentrum - distributor

  >>  Filmform - film- & video archive (use Firefox)

  >>  Bildarkiv - Nationalmuseum

  >>  Getty Open Content Program

  >>  Konstbildningsbanken - Sveriges konstföreningar

  >>  Luxonline - video art

  >>  Svensk filmdatabas - Swedish film database

  >>  Ubuweb

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Remote access
Our databases are available without log-in within Konstfack. You can also reach them by remote access from your home computer by using the link
>> Remote access for students and staff  
Use your regular network log-in.

Updated: 17 September 2010
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