Here are some websites that feature helpful information on Mesoamerican and Pre-Columbian art:
Image courtesy of Explore Mesolore
Links to leading academic journals on Mesoamerican art, provided through SU's subscription databases (JSTOR, Project Muse, E-Journal):
Credo E-Reference Credo E-Reference is a full-text online reference collection. It features entries from atlases, dictionaries, encyclopedias, guides, and other reference books on a wide range of subjects covering art history, archeology/anthropology, and other helpful subjects. You can search for images, audio files, maps, video clips. Guide to using Credo. To browse the list of Credo titles, click here.
Oxford Art Online Oxford Art Online provides Web access to the entire text of The Dictionary of Art, ed. Jane Turner (1996, 34 vols.) and The Oxford Companion to Western Art, ed. Hugh Brigstocke (2001). It offers ongoing additions of new and updated articles, over 1,500 thumbnail art images and line drawings displayed in the text of articles, extensive image links, and sophisticated search and navigation tools. Search for the word "Maya" in the Index A-Z.
Bibliografia Mesoamericana (FAMSI): A free, groundbreaking indexing project jointly developed by the University of Pennsylvania's Museum Library and the Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies (FAMSI). The Mesoamerican Bibliography provides access to the scholarly literature on ancient Mesoamerica from 1960 to date.
PRISMA (Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanísticas): A comprehensive reference resource providing full-text scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America, and the Caribbean Basin.
Articles in PRISMA examine all aspects of Hispanic Studies, from research on indigenous cultures past and present to current economic indicators, politics and society, and Hispanic theatre. Coverage of subject areas is comprehensive and includes Anthropology, Business and Economics, History, Literature, Political Science and Sociology.
Full-text journals in PRISMA include América Latina Hoy, Boletín Americanista, Historia, Journal of Eastern Caribbean Studies, and Revista Hispánica Moderna.
Films on Demand is a multi disciplinary database that provides online, streaming videos from Films Media Group. Many full-length videos are available and they cover the subject areas of anthropology, art and architecture, history, literature, languages, and more. Films on Demand Tutorials