CURRENT CONTENTS/ARTS & HUMANITIES

 

Scope Notes

Current Contents/Arts & Humanities

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Archaeology
Category Description:
Archaeology covers resources on the study of material remains (such as fossils, relics, artifacts, and monuments) of past human life and activities including methods of detection and analysis.

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Art & Architecture
Category Description:
Art & Architecture includes resources dealing with all areas of art (e.g., graphics, printmaking, painting, sculpture, and photography) as well as art history and museum management. Architecture resources covered in this category are concerned with architectural history, planning and design, and landscape architecture.

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Classical Studies
Category Description:
Classical Studies includes resources on the literature of the classical era of the Greek and Roman civilizations.

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General
Category Description:
General covers resources on two or more topics pertaining to creative, artistic, philosophical, or historical expression and on records, documents, works, or artifacts produced by these endeavors, such as collections of a particular library.

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History
Category Description:
History includes resources on all areas of history -- world, national, regional, ethnic, social, military, nautical, and the history of science.

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Language & Linguistics
Category Description:
Language & Linguistics covers resources concerned with the theoretical, descriptive, and historical aspects of linguistics.

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Literature
Category Description:
Literature covers resources on every genre, literary movement and era in literary history, and specialty literature, including African, American, Australian, British, Canadian, German, Dutch, Romance, Scandinavian, and Slavic. Also included in this category are resources on literary reviews, folklore, and poetry.

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Performing Arts
Category Description:
Performing Arts includes resources on the study of dance, film, music, radio, television, and theater.

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Philosophy
Category Description:
Philosophy covers resources on every branch of philosophy, including aesthetics, ethics, metaphysics, and the philosophy of science.

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Religion & Theology
Category Description:
Religion & Theology covers resources on all aspects of religion and theology, including major world religions, spirituality, the history and sociology of religion, and biblical studies.