Library Offers ARTstor Workshops


    The University of Delaware Library is offering two identical workshops during the Spring 2009 semester showcasing ARTstor, a digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences.  Learn about the ARTstor digital image database, search strategies, how to share images with others, how to add personal images, and how to download ARTstor images to create presentations.  These workshops will be held on Friday, March 13, 2009 and on Tuesday, April 28, 2009 from 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. in the Reference Instruction Room (Room 116A), on the First Floor of the Morris Library.

    The workshops will be presented by Susan Davi, Librarian and Head of the Collection Development Department, and Derek Churchill, Director, Visual Resources Collection, and are open to University of Delaware students, faculty and staff.  Seating is limited and registration is required.  To register online, interested UD persons can go to [www2.lib.udel.edu/usered/workshops/current.htm].  For questions, interested UD persons can e-mail [lib-workshops@udel.edu] or call 302-831-2432.

    The electronic library of the University of Delaware Library, which is available 24/7 at [www. udel.edu/library], provides access for faculty, students, and staff of the University of Delaware to a rich array of online library resources including DELCAT, WorldCat Local, databases, full-text information, electronic journals and newspapers, Subject Guides to the Internet, the Institutional Repository, and much more.