ARTstor is an online library that contains more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences from over 150 major collections. Some collections include: Magnum Photos, the Illustrated Bartsch, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the Berlin State Museums, Erich Lessing Culture and Fine Arts Archives, Scala Archives, Carnegie Arts of the United States, the Natural History Museum in London, the Bodleian Library at Oxford University, the Mellon International Dunhuang Archive, and the Ezra Stoller Archive of Modern Architecture.
There are a number of software tools available to the researcher for creating, presenting and managing collections.
ARTstor is available on the library web site by selecting ‘Article databases and more.’
Tutorials on using the database and instructions on how to integrate Artstor into courseware are available. Faculty can request instructor privileges and class instruction by contacting Kevin Gunn, Coordinator of Religious Studies and Humanities Services or Kimberly Hoffman, Coordinator of Science Libraries.