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Museum Studies

This purpose of this guide is to facilitate research in the area of museum studies.

Museum Studies is Multidisciplinary

Museums are part of so many aspects of human life, such as the arts, anthropology, sociology, communications, etc., so it makes sense that the field of study is multidisciplinary. When searching for scholarly articles, you may have to try databases across several disciplines depending on your topic. If you need assistance deciding which databases are most relevant to your research, you can contact Giana Ricci, Librarian for the Fine Arts, at giana.ricci@nyu.edu. 

Databases for History and Anthropology

Databases for Communications and Media

Databases for Education and Sociology

Multidisciplinary Databases