The main periodical indices for art, art history, architecture, and design are mostly available online, and all are available via the Art & Archaeology page of Princeton databases.*
*NOTE: For simultaneous searching: via EBSCO: select Art & Architecture Source, Art Index Retrospective, Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals and other important historical and general humanities databases to search simultaneously. Select CHOOSE DATABASES at the top of the screen to select more than one. Via ProQuest, it is possible to search simultaneously Avery Index, ABM, IBA and DAAI. Choose your databases at the very top left of the screen.
Once you have a citation for an article (e.g. author, title, name of journal, volume, year, page numbers):
There are many more databases available to you at
Most of the art databases index exhibition reviews, and Art Index also indexes art reproductions (images) in magazines and journals. Information about accessing newspapers at Princeton may be found in this guide .
Articles+ can be useful for locating content in newspapers: just make sure to uncheck the box at the top right under Refine Your Search that says "exclude newspaper articles," which is the default setting for Articles+.