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Free Training Sessions for ArtStor Database
ARTstor Digital Image Library hands-on training sessions come to Case on Thursday, February 3. From the creator of JSTOR, ARTstor brings you more than 1 million images with metadata, from over 150 outstanding collections around the world, and KSL brings an ARTstor trainer to you in a KSL classroom.
Training sessions: free but seats are limited—reserve now for one of two sessions held at 11 am & 1 pm on Feb. 3, 2011.
Start exploring ARTstor with any of the 22 varied Subject Guides:
• Latin American Studies brings you folk art, Diego Rivera, photographs of Mayan excavations.
• Got Maps? Look inside the First Fleet Collection from London.
• History of Medicine and Natural Science features medicine's social & historical aspects plus scientific studies.
• See Middle Eastern Studies from Yale's archives, or from over 80,000 modern images from Magnum Photos.
ARTstor requires network authentication login at Case Libraries & via VPN for remote and wireless connections.
About ARTstor Digital Image Library: 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. ARTstor's community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates. The ARTstor Digital Library is used by educators, scholars, curators, and students at hundreds of universities, colleges, museums, and libraries worldwide. Subject areas include art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, literature, world history, American Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance Studies, and more.
Posted by Karen Oye on January 20, 2011 07:33 PM