The course examines three major digital image collections subscribed to by the University - ARTstor, Bridgeman Education, Archivision (new and on trial) - and a fourth resource, free for educational use, VADS. All of these are geared to research and teaching in the humanities, history of science and medicine, and social sciences. Viewing, presenting and managing images are also covered.
|Intended audience||All collections address the needs of users not only in the arts but also in other disciplines.|
|Prior knowledge||No prior knowledge required.|
|Resources||Brief notes are supplied at no charge|
|Software||http://www.artstor.org/ and www.bridgemaneducation.com|
|Format||Presentation with practical exercises|
|Further information||This is taught using Windows, but is not platform dependent|
|Where next?||Digital Imaging courses; WISER: Sourcing Images|
Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.