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Connect to: ARTstor
Producer: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Description: ARTstor is a continually growing library of art images, including data. Currently, ARTstor contains over a million art images.
Usage Tips: To learn how to use ARTStor to its fullest advantage, go to ARTStor's Help menu.
YouTube has various short instructional videos that are excellent. You must REGISTER first if you want to save image groups or use ARTstor off-campus. Downloading the Offline Image Viewer(OIV) is necessary to create presentations.

Saving images
•Double click on image (this will allow you to download)
•Save the image to your desktop – DO NOT CHANGE THE NAME OF THE FILE
•Open your desktop
•There will be two files with the same name on your desktop.
•One of them is the jpeg; this is the one you need to work with.
•Right click on the name field and rename the image.
•Open it up and save it to your desktop or H: drive.
•You can now import the picture in Powerpoint or some other program.

For Technical Help, contact the Instructional Technology Services at x8098 or contact Yolanda Merrill in the library at x8662.

Librarian: Yolanda Merrill
Descriptors: Music
Art and Architecture
History -- United States
Humanities - General
Literature and Language
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
History -- Outside U.S.
Islamic Studies
East Asian Studies