MacLean VRC Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Sat - Sun: CLOSED
Artstor Shared Shelf
Visit ARTstor to view the SAIC Shared Shelf collection along with the 1.6 million other art images made available through Artstor.
Request Digital Images
Digital images may be acquired through copy photography, slide scanning, or purchase. Please bring any materials to our offices along with this request form. VRC staff will work with you to create or aquire the images in a timely fashion. Staff require 3 Weeks to complete most requests.
Summer ARTstor Training Sessions
Now that we have completed the transition to ARTstor Shared Shelf, the Visual Resources Center will be hosting regular ARTstor Training sessions for the rest of the month.. All sessions are held in the Flaxman Library, Sharp 602, the Flaxman Library Media Viewing room, and will cover the basics of using ARTstor for research:
|Wednesday, July 15 at Noon|
|Wednesday, July 22 at Noon|
|Wednesday, July 29 at Noon|
|Wednesday, August 5 at Noon|
|Wednesday, August 12 at Noon|
If these times don't work for you, please contact me to schedule a one-on-one session. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 312-899-5101
ARTstor Shared Shelf Resources
For more information on using ARTstor, we suggest these Artstor Help pages:
- Artstor Training Materials
- Working with Image Folders
- Working with Image Groups
- Instructor Privileges
For assistance with Power Point, or other software tutorials, check out the resources at Lynda.com, available to you through the Flaxman Library.
To assist you in finding the best terms to use for searching the collection, we have created a Google spreadsheet with the terms that we use, including newer terms and terms that had been used to describe the historical Fibers & Materials Studies collection.