Use CCAD’s OneSearch to figure out if the library has access to a journal title, whether it's online or in print and which years are available. We've also combined this list of databases to make your search even easier.
Academic Search Complete (general research database)
Search across subjects; use this database to get started. Magazines and journals on a variety of subjects. Includes full text and scholarly journals.
Defines useful agency-to-advertiser relationships for prospecting and competitive intelligence research.
Art Source (arts research database)
The first stop for arts research. It covers fine arts, contemporary art, art history, architecture, costume design, advertising, interior design, crafts, photography, printmaking, sculpture, video and more. With full text for over 750 journals (including many international titles) and citations for even more, plus an image collection, it's a great database to find research on the arts.
An invaluable resource for research into the history of modern arts, architecture and design. It consists of three linked databases:
- Arts + Architecture ProFILES: A biographical dictionary of modern artists, designers, architects, craftspeople and photographers.
- Design Abstracts Retrospective: A retrospective journal abstracting and indexing service.
- ReVIEW: Digitized, searchable versions of 19th- and early 20th-century art journals.
Benezit Dictionary of Artists (part of Oxford Art Online)
Berg Fashion Library
A unique online portal which offers fully cross-searchable access to an expanding range of Berg content collections—including the Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion online, e-books, reference works, images and much more.
Business Source Complete
Provides full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Additional full-text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.
Film and Television Literature Index with Full Text
The definitive online tool for film and television research. Subject coverage includes film and television theory, preservation and restoration, writing, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.
Grove Art Online (part of Oxford Art Online)
Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society
Issues helps students develop an in-depth understanding of how society shapes and is shaped by controversy, providing authoritative historical context, expert perspectives, and carefully selected primary and secondary sources on today's most important issues.
An archive of important scholarly journals, containing high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed and illustrated. JSTOR is not a current issues database: there is a gap (typically one to five years) between the most recently published journal issue and the back issues available in JSTOR. The CCAD Packard Library subscribes to the "Arts & Sciences III" collection.
A database of 7,000 new and innovative materials, including natural materials, sustainable materials, nanotechnology-enabled materials, LED lighting solutions, packaging solutions, "smart" materials and pigments. Optional: To set up a personal account (with CCAD email) which will enable you to save materials and searches, click here.
OhioLINK offers more than 140 electronic research databases, including a variety of full-text resources. These databases cover many academic areas at varying levels of detail. Many of the databases are citation indexes.
Oxford Art Online
This major art reference source includes Grove Art Online, the Benezit Dictionary of Artists, the Oxford Companion to Western Art, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and the Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.
Proquest Art, Design and Architecture Collection
A collection of current publications in the visual and applied arts, including the following specialist indexes: ARTbibliographies Modern (modern and contemporary art), Design and Applied Arts Index (design and crafts), the International Bibliography of Art (Western art history), and Arts and Humanities Full Text (current full-text journals).
The Vogue Archive
The Vogue Archive contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (U.S. edition), from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color-page images. Every page, advertisement, cover and fold-out has been included, with rich indexing that enables you to find images by garment type, designer and brand name.
WGSN defines and shapes winning style and design.
- Accurate trend forecasting
- CAD design
- Insightful trend analysis
- Design and fashion guidance
- Global fashion expertise
- Constant information