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Some basic research tools....

ARTstor

Artstor <click here to access the database

  • Artstor is a digital library of more than 1.9 million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes. Its community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates. The Artstor Digital Library is used by educators, scholars, curators, and students at hundreds of universities, colleges, museums, libraries, and K-12 schools worldwide. Artstor serves users in a wide variety of subject areas, including art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, literature, world history, American Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance Studies, and more.

For additional information about Artstor, click here.

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Art Museum Image Gallery

Art Museum Image Gallery

  • Digital collection of art images and multimedia from museum collections.

Image Kiosk

Representing visual culture from prehistoric times to the present, the Hunter College Image Kiosk is a digital image database providing access to over 65,000 images and related descriptions.  The images and descriptions can easily be copied and pasted into presentation software such as PowerPoint. 

All electronic resources, including the Image Kiosk, are available to Hunter students, faculty and staff, and can be accessed on our Library website from off-campus via our proxy server.

Do you need art images digitized?   Contact Steven Kowalik skowalik@hunter.cuny.edu to learn about digitizing services for Hunter College faculty and students, or click here for more information.