ARTstor Now Available!

January 7, 2010 at 9:16 pm | Posted in databases, new resources | Comments Off on ARTstor Now Available!

ARTstorGalvin Library is pleased to announce the addition of ARTstor to the library’s collection of online research databases. ARTstor is a digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes. Images in the database come from the art collections of major museums and universities, including the Art Institute of Chicago, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC.

Features include:

  • keyword search
  • advanced search
  • browse by collection, classification, or geography
  • sort search results by date, creator, or title
  • view images and image data
  • zoom in on and pan images
  • print and save images and related data to other hardware
  • create, save, and share images, image details, and image groups
  • organize image groups into folders
  • download images to PowerPoint, KeyNote, and ARTstor’s Offline Image Viewer (OIV)
  • save, email, and print citations for images or image groups
  • export citations for images or image groups

To access ARTstor and other online image collections provided by Galvin Library, visit the Images page.

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