Teaching with ARTstor

EKU Libraries subscribe to ARTstor, a fantastic image database that can be used by faculty and students in all academic disciplines. Here is some information especially helpful for faculty:

Using ARTstor large file-size images for teaching

ARTstor images are available for use in presentations for educational or other noncommercial uses in the software environment of your choice. High quality digital images—large sized JPEG files—can be projected either in the ARTstor online environment or in a variety of offline environments such as OIV, PowerPoint and Keynote. Learn more…

Integrating ARTstor with Courseware

Instructors can share ARTstor content with students through campus courseware systems, such as BlackBoard, WebCT, Sakai, or Moodle. You can upload images, provide URLs to link students to individual images or entire image groups, or share OIV presentation files. Our courseware guide explains how ARTstor content can be shared through courseware systems. Learn more…

Export image citations to citation management software

Citation management software is used to manage citations and create bibliographies. You can create image lists in ARTstor and export the image citations directly to RefWorks, EndNote, ProCite, or Reference Manager. You may also share lists of ARTstor images with others by printing, emailing, or downloading the citation list. Learn more…

Interactive features of ARTstor

ARTstor contains many interactive features that allow instructors and students to communicate within the ARTstor environment. Instructors may share image groups with students by creating password-protected (shared) folders. Students can unlock an instructor’s shared folder to view the instructor’s image groups, analyze images and metadata, study, and annotate images. Learn more…