This section provides information on resources related to Modern art of the 20th century, including print books and ebooks, article databases, images, streaming media, and digital resources.
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Print materials on art are located in the Music, Art & Architecture Library.
Print materials on related history, aesthetics, and humanities topics can be found at the Koerner Library and/or Rare Books & Special Collections.
Print & Electronic Journals @ UBC Library
To find a specific journal, search by Title here:
For a selective list of print journals related to Modern art, browse the UBC Library Catalogue with the following subject headings, while using the "Subject begins with" or "Subject contains" search options. Here are a few examples:
Select Art Publications
This is a selection of art journals in UBC Library holdings related to Modern art:
Online coverage: 1976-Present.
Also available in print at the Music, Art & Architecture Library at: NX1 .O37 N48 (1976- ).
Art in Print
Online coverage: 2011-2019.
Online coverage: 1926-1946.
Online coverage: 1917-1924.
The Feminist Art Journal
Online coverage: 1972-1977.
Online coverage: 1923-24; 1997-2000.
Also available in print at the Music, Art & Architecture Library at: N1 .A61.
Online coverage: 1994-Present.
Listed below is a selection of art subject headings that can be used for keyword searching in the UBC Library Catalogue.
Click on the links to browse books on specific subjects.
By general Modern art and artists:
By medium or format:
By movement, period, or style:
By biographical information:
Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
Sourcebooks & Documents