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Using ARTstor

About Artstor

The Artstor Digital Library is one of the most extensive collections of images available for art education and scholarship.  Artstor features visual media from leading museums, photo archives, scholars, and artists, offering many rare and important collections available nowhere else.

Browsing the Artstor Digital Library Using Wildcards Filtering search results
Artstor advanced searching Artstor keyword searching  

Registering & Using Groups

Register to set up a  free account in Artstor; registered users can print, download and save images to folders (called "Groups").  Groups allow any registered user to save items to share, export, and add descriptive information. To learn more about Groups, see: Groups Overview. Or watch a video about creating groups.

Here's a group focused on meander patterns in quilts:

Librarian / Research Help

​Become a better researcher

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Chat with a librarian during online help hours

Schedule a Research Appointment


Contact:Barb Prior (she/her)                            
Clarence Ward Art Library
Top Floor, Venturi Art Building

HOW DO I ….?
Watch these videos for advice & support on using library resources and doing research. Visit us at to chat with us in real-time, schedule a research appointment, or send us an email message.