“The ARTstor Digital Library is a nonprofit resource that provides more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. Our community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists’ estates.
The Digital Library serves educators, scholars, curators, librarians, and students at more than 1,350+ universities, community colleges, museums, libraries, and K-12 schools in 46 countries worldwide. Collections are used for teaching and study in a wide range of subject areas, including art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, literature, world history, American Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance Studies, and more.
The ARTstor Digital Library is available by subscription to nonprofit organizations, and fees help sustain the ongoing maintenance and development of the collections and software. Institutions typically enter a site-wide license through their library and access is granted through IP authentication. Site licenses allow unlimited numbers of simultaneous users to access the Digital Library, both onsite and remotely In addition, our dedicated support team and online training program are available to address all questions.” For more information about ARTstor, visit their website at http://www.artstor.org/what-is-artstor/w-html/artstor-overview.shtml.
You can access ARTstor by clicking on the Databases A-Z link on the Library homepage. Contact Tammy Ravas, Visual and Performing Arts Librarian, at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about ARTstor or for more information about using this resource in your teaching and research.