Viewing

Thumbnail Icon Glossary

About Thumbnail icons There are several icons that might appear next to an image thumbnail. Clicking the icon will allow access to additional features. Images for Academic Publishing View Related Media – click to see other images of the same work, whether duplicates, details, or alternate views that have been clustered behind this preferred image. […]

Image Viewer

The Image Viewer allows you to open an image a larger window, and allows you to work more closely with an image using the zoom, pan, rotate, print and save features. On this page… Open the Image Viewer Zoom, Pan and Rotate Thumbnail Map Image Viewer Display Options Group Navigation Print or Save an Image […]

Viewing Images

In the Artstor Workspace, images and data can be viewed several ways: as small or large image thumbnails image data in the Image Viewer which allows you to work with images to zoom, pan, rotate, print, and save  

Image Thumbnails

Image thumbnails appear when you: perform a search; browse the collections; or open an image group. Thumbnail Viewing Options: The default view is small thumbnails with a brief caption. To view larger thumbnails with a brief data record click Display options > Display large thumbnails. To change the number of images you view per page, […]

Image Data

To view the full data record for a desired image: Click on the caption beneath a small image thumbnail OR Click View Full Record, to the right of a large image thumbnail. A descriptive data window will open. Click the desired tab to view information about the object, file properties (including the Artstor ID and […]

Working with IAP images

Working with IAP (Images for Academic Publishing) images Images marked with the  icon are available for publication as part of the Images for Academic Publishing program. Click the IAP icon to download a high resolution file for publication. A new window will open explaining the process. If you are eligible for the program, click Proceed. […]

Working with QTVR files

QuickTime Virtual Reality files QuickTime Virtual Reality (QTVR) files are photographic panoramas that allow you to view an environment by panning 360° around a central point. QTVR files cannot be downloaded or exported. If you select download from the Image Viewer window, or if you have saved a QTVR file to an image group and […]

Working with Audio files

Working with Audio files Shared Shelf institutional collections and Personal Collections (both yours and those shared at your institution) may contain audio files. Audio files cannot be downloaded or exported as part of an image group. To listen to audio files from Shared Shelf Collections: Click “Play audio clip” icon (the audio file icon) found […]

Working with Videos

Working with Video files Shared Shelf institutional collections, and Shared Shelf Commons collections may contain movie files and are indicated by the icon. Video files cannot be downloaded or exported. If you select download from the Image Viewer window, or if you have saved a vidoe file to an image group and download or export […]

Working with 3D files

Working with 3D files Some collections in the Artstor Workspace may contain 3D files. These file types are indicated by the (3D icon) icon. 3D files cannot be downloaded. 3D files cannot be downloaded or exported. If you select download from the Image Viewer window, or if you have saved a 3D file to an […]

Embedded Metadata

With the release of 5.1, you can view the embedded metadata for a single downloaded image and you can also download metadata as an html file from the thumbnail data or from the image viewer. View embedded metadata for a downloaded image on a PC Open the image using photo editing software such as  GIMP […]

Working with PDF Files

Working with PDF files Shared Shelf institutional collections, Shared Shelf Commons Collections and Personal Collections (both yours and those shared at your institution) may contain PDF files. These files cannot be downloaded or exported as part of an image group. View PDF files: Double click the center of the thumbnail to open the PDF in […]

Looking for Shared Shelf support?
Shared Shelf Support