Course Details and Schedule

Digital images are a valuable part of your research, sometimes critically so. This three hour session will introduce you to some of the key issues that you need to be aware of when sourcing, adapting and using digital images. Although the focus is the use of images in an academic context, the ideas covered are equally relevant to your personal image collections.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Image collections at Oxford and on the web
  • Copyright
  • The properties of a digital image
  • Enhancing images from scanners and digital cameras
  • Organising your images
  • Using images in your documents
  • Keeping your images safe
Course information
Intended audience This session is suitable for anyone interested in using digital images, either in their research, work or personal life.
Prior knowledge No previous knowledge of digital images is required
Resources A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Further information This course was previously called Digital images: Sourcing, adapting and safe keeping
Where next? ITLP run other digital image courses using Adobe Photoshop and GIMP. A session covering more in depth use of the ARTstor, Bridgeman Education and VADS image libraries is also available.
Taught using:
Windows 7

Course provider: IT Learning Programme


Frequency: Every term. Express an interest in future dates for this course.