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Arts & Creative Industries Subject Guide: Arts & Creative Industries Database List

This is the subject guide for the School of Arts & Creative Industries

Journal article databases

The following databases are generally the most useful for Arts & Creative Industries.  See also the lists under individual subject tabs.

Other databases

Capital Collections

  • a choice of images from the collections of Edinburgh City Libraries and Information Services

Bridgeman Images

  • Thousands of images from museums and galleries around the world. All images on this site are copyright protected and displayed for reference only. Images may be printed out for reference using Lightboxes.

British Pathé

  • 90,000 historic clips online from one of the oldest media companies in the world

Films from the Home Front

  • a collection of unique moving images illustrating what life was like for ordinary people in Britain during the Second World War, as seen through amateur documentaries, newsreels, government films, and home movies.

Scottish Screen Archive

  • The Scottish Screen Archive is Scotland's national moving images collection. It preserves over 100 years of Scottish history on film and video.