There are hundreds of excellent web resources for art and art history research. Many national museums and libraries have online collections. The resources linked below are highlighted for excellent visual content, but include only resources in English.
Find an interesting website on the Internet? Not sure if you can use it for academic research? It is not always easy to determine if information on the World Wide Web is credible. However, the guidelines below will help you understand clues about the reliability of web resources.
For more in-depth information on evaluating websites, see: Evaluating Web Pages: Techniques to Apply & Questions to Ask from UC Berkeley - Teaching Library Internet Workshops
Wikipedia is a great tool for locating general information about a topic. Content is constantly revised and entries vary in quality. Some of the content is excellent, some is questionable.
Many educators frown on the use of Wikipedia. Why?
How can you use Wikipedia in a way that benefits your research process?