E-Resource Trial: ARTstor

Murphy Librarians are pleased to share with you our trial access to ARTstor:
Should we add this database? Please let us know.
Trial ends: November 4, 2013
ARTstor is a digital library of 1.6 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. Entire collections of images have been contributed by museums, libraries’ special collections, scholars, individual photographers and photo archives.
KEY FEATURES

 

Collections: Discover hundreds of outstanding collections in the arts and sciences from museums, photo archives, artists, artists’ estates, scholars, and photographers.Workspace: You can search, browse, zoom in on images, build an advanced search, filter search results, create image groups, and much more with intuitive tools and a rich online workspace.

Teaching and Learning: Teach and study a wide range of subjects. Explore our Subject Guides and Featured Groups for more ideas.

ARTstor Mobile: Registered Users get access to ARTstor Mobile on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Study with the Flashcard feature!

More than 1,400 educational institutions and museums in over 40 countries conduct their teaching, research, and scholarship with ARTstor’s high-resolution images and online workspace tools.

ARTstor encourages all users to register for an account. Registered users gain increased functionalities including: the ability to create image groups, download images to PowerPoint, and access the ARTstor Workspace from off-site. You can find out more about registering for an account and other helpful tips on ARTstor’s YouTube Channel.

​Questions? Please contact Jen Holman, E-Resources/Periodicals Librarian