ARTstor Updates

New Collection: Classical Antiquity Lantern Slides from Bryn Mawr College
ARTstor recently released over 325 images digitized from lantern slides held at the Bryn Mawr College Visual Resources Center. The collection includes examples of Classical architecture, architectural decoration, and sculpture.

New Collection: Community Murals from Timothy Drescher
ARTstor announces the first release of images to the Community Murals Collection in the ARTstor Digital Library. This release includes over 1,800 images from Timothy Drescher’s photographic archive which contains examples of community murals from across the United States.

More European Art and Architecture from Scala Archives and Art Resource
Additional images of major Italian and other European works from Scala Archives are now available to ARTstor users, bringing the total number of Scala images now available to approximately 7,800.

Additional images from the Erich Lessing Culture and Fine Arts Archives
ARTstor has released approximately 1,200 additional images from the Erich Lessing Culture and Fine Arts Archives. These high quality images, scanned from large format color transparencies, focus on key European artists and collections from major European museums outside Italy.

New images of architecture available in the Hartill Archive of Architecture and Allied Arts
Approximately 500 images have been added to the Hartill Archive of Architecture & Allied Arts collection. These additional images include architecture in Spain (Barcelona and Valencia), Canada, Thailand, India, and Peru, in addition to stained glass windows from cathedrals such as Reims, Tours, Beauvais, and Bourges, among others.

Tips & tools
Changes to ARTstor’s Online Training
ARTstor offers online training to individuals and to groups interested in learning more about using the ARTstor Digital Library. They’ve recently changed the online conferencing service that provides online training. Despite the change in vendors, they still offer on-demand recorded sessions, daily live online training, as well as scheduled training for groups.

-Amy

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