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Wed 28 Jan 2015
14:30 - 16:30

Venue: Cambridge University Library, IT Training Room

Provided by: Cambridge University Libraries


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Images For Your Research: ARTstor Digital Library
BeginnersUpdated

Wed 28 Jan 2015

Description

ARTstor Digital Library is the database for images. An image library for the Arts and Sciences of over a million digital images, ARTstor comprises images for education, research and teaching across multiple disciplines in the humanities and social sciences and sciences, including art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, literature, history, American studies, Asian studies, and classical studies. This course will explore the content on offer in ARTstor, searching techniques, creating images groups and folders, using ARTstor images in presentations, and other tools available from the database.

The course is designed to be "hands-on", so you are warmly invited to bring along any current research topics, interests and queries.

Target audience
  • All University members (this includes colleges and departments)
  • UL Readers with an interest in this field
  • Further details regarding Cambridge University Library's eligibility criteria are available
Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Wed 28 Jan 2015   14:30 - 16:30 14:30 - 16:30 Cambridge University Library, IT Training Room map Susanne Jennings,  Tanya Zhimbiev
Aims
  • To introduce and explore the image database ARTstor
  • To describe the navigation and organization of the database
  • To show the range of features in ARTstor for users to display and repurpose images for teaching and research
Format

Demonstrations and practicals

Further resources
Duration

One two hour session

Frequency

Termly

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Theme
Special Collections

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