ARTstor for Faculty Kanako Iwase Visual Resources Librarian Department of Art and Art History University of Hawai‘i at Manoa firstname.lastname@example.org
Agenda What is ARTstor? User Registration Browse & Search Image groups Instructor privileges Download to PowerPoint/OIV
Common Image Search Search results: blogs commercial vendors Flickr photos : Whose image? Copyright? Good quality? Colors true?
ARTstor–What & Why Fee-based database subscribed by UHM Collection of high quality images from various institutions For undergraduates, graduates and scholars Instructional features Citations for images
ARTstor– What & Why (Cont’d) Copyright cleared - free to use for scholarly purposes http://www.artstor.org/our-organization/o-html/permitted-uses.shtml
Before you start… System requirements See: http://help.artstor.org/wiki/index.php/ARTstor_Tech_Specs Pop-ups allowed Tools > Options > Content > Exceptions…
Registration Create a User account Set up your account as an Instructor Save images into image groups, then to PPT Enter personal notes & search your notes Download the high-end presentation tool - OIV Create shared folders Upload your own images and sound files Reuse folders in the following semesters
Browse Walter E. Deaves, 1903 By Geography By Classification By Collection By Sample Topic By folders created by other UHM instructors See also subject guides http://www.artstor.org/subjectguides (e.g. History, Anthropology, Maps & Charts, Photography, …and more)
Highlight of Unique Collections – growing fast Eyes of the Nation (Library of Congress) A pictorial overview of American history.
Highlight of Unique Collections (cont’d) The Schlesinger History of Women in America Collection Includes historical photos from World’s Fairs and expositions, when racial and ethnic groups were “displayed”. Provided by Harvard University
Highlight of Unique Collections (cont’d) Drawing Collections from the Natural History Museum, London Drawings and watercolor paintings from the 1768 voyage to the South Pacific with Captain James Cook on the HMS Endeavour.
Highlight of Unique Collections (cont’d) Magnum Photos Documentary photographs of the 20th century and contemporary life representing industry, people, places, politics and news events, or disasters and conflicts.
Highlight of Unique Collections (cont’d) Asia Art Archive-- Forthcoming Contemporary Asian art images provided by AAA in Hong Kong, including artists from across Asia as well as artists of Asian descent and non-Asian living in Asia.
Highlight of Unique Collections (cont’d) Shangri La Collection – In progress Islamic and South Asian art Provided by the former home Of Doris Duke in Honolulu.
Highlight of Unique Collections (cont’d) The Jean Charlot Collection – UHM Library – Forthcoming! Jean Charlot (born in Paris, died in Honolulu) produced numerous works of paintings, murals, sculpture, drawings, and books.
Search Basic keyword search / Advanced search Standard search syntax: ( * ) Wildcard (“ “) Phrase search ( _ ) Character wildcard Search within or filter your search results
Viewing Search Results Small/large thumbnails Description with copyright info. Zoom-in & save detail view Icons Multiple images for a piece “You may be also interested in…” IAP (Images for Academic Publishing) 3-D QTVR (Quick Time Virtual Reality)
Image Groups Save images to a group
Simply drag to add/reorganize
Generate URL for sharing
Instructor Privileges Personal Collections Upload your own files (up to 1,000 MB total) View & search your images alongside ARTstor images Search your images in ARTstor; make them downloadable for other UHM users Instructor Notes / Student Workfolders
Making Course Folders on ARTstor Why keep your course images on ARTstor?
Download/Print Save on your computer (.JPG and .HTML files) Several print view options Create a HTML page from print view
Presenting Images - PowerPoint Download an image group to PPT in a batch Each image on each slide Full record in the Notes field
Presenting Images - OIV OIV – Offline Image Viewer Alternative to PowerPoint Easy & Fast – create slide shows by dragging images High-resolution images with zoom-in/out features * OIV software must be installed to use this feature
Other Free Sources on the Web UH Manoa Library - Digital Collections Oxford Art Online(free at UH only) Google Art Project(Google and museums worldwide) NEW! American Memory(Library of Congress) World Digital Library(Library of Congress and UNESCO) Timeline of Art History(Metropolitan Museum of Art) Artcyclopedia– Index of artists and art movements World heritage tour– UNESCO sites 3D Tour Collection Search Center(Smithsonian Institution) artasiamerica(Asian American Arts Centre in NYC) NYPL Digital Gallery(The New York Public Library) …and more Other related tools Vi.sualize.us -- Bookmark images online / No hardware memory issues Tineye -- Enter an image (not a keyword) to search images