New online resources added to George Mason University Libraries’ collections are posted monthly; you can also search for all recently added items in the catalog. Mason students, faculty and staff are welcome to suggest library purchases.
e-Resources Added to the Collection in June 2014
Artnet Price Database Fine Art and Design
The artnet Price Database, the most comprehensive, color-illustrated archive of Fine Art, Design, and Decorative Art auction results worldwide, provides objective information and insights on art prices. The database includes auction results from more than 1,400 international auction houses and covers over seven million auction results for works by more than 270,000 artists, ranging from Old Masters to Contemporary artists. The artnet Price Database Decorative Art includes auction records for a wide range of Antiques and Decorative Art, including furniture, porcelain, ceramics, glass, rugs, carpets, clocks, jewelry, and books. With these discreet tools, users can determine what they should pay for a work of art, the value of their collection, and the right time to buy or sell.
A collection of more than 660 of the world's top newspapers and wire feeds. For nearly all of them, complete articles are available in text format. The Bangkok Post, El Norte, Financial Times, The Guardian, Jerusalem Post, South China Morning Post, The Daily Telegraph, Asian Wall Street Journal, and the BBC Monitoring series of publications are included. In addition to the text, citations, abstracts, and indexing are available for all articles.