Artstor User Services offers webinars for a range of users at subscribing institutions: All Users, Instructor-Level Users, and Artstor Administrators. Webinars are conducted in GoToMeeting.

All sessions are scheduled in Eastern Time (ET). Remember to convert these times to your own time zone to find a session that is convenient for your schedule.

We offer web training using GoTo Webinar. Please see this guide for detailed information on registering and launching the webinar.

Upcoming Webinars:

Introduction to the New Artstor Platform Tue, Oct 3, 2017 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM EST Register now
An Eclectic History of the World: Teaching with Images across Disciplines Thu, Oct 5, 2017 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT Register now
Introduction to the New Artstor Platform Tue, Oct 10, 2017 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM EST Register now
Get Organized! Making Sense of Groups and Tags Wed, Oct 11, 2017 2:30 PM – 3:15 PM EST Register now
A Fresh Look at Teaching with Artstor Wed, Oct 11, 2017 5:00 PM – 5:40 PM EST Register now
A Fresh Look at Teaching with Artstor Tue, Oct 24, 2017 3:00 PM – 3:40 PM EST Register now
The New Artstor Platform for Administrators (Admin & Stats) Wed, Oct 25, 2017 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM EST Register now
It’s all visual: Artstor adoption across disciplines Thu, Oct 26, 2017 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM EST Register now

No time to attend one of our webinars? Use our new self-paced training video!

Don’t see the training topic you’re interested in? Do those days/times not work for you? Artstor User Services offers a variety of webinars that can be scheduled for individuals or institutions. Please see the webinar descriptions below for the full list of training topics offered. If you find a topic of interest, feel free to email userservices@artstor.org to schedule a webinar at a time that is convenient for you or a group at your institution!

Webinar Descriptions


Introduction to the new Artstor platform!
This 30 minute session will demonstrate searching, creating and using Image Groups, sharing and presenting in the Digital Library, and more. Open to all subscribing institutions.

The New Artstor Platform for Administrators (Admin & Stats)
This webinar will demonstrate how our new platform changes impact the Administrative and Statistics sites. For Artstor Digital Library Administrators only.


Get Organized! Making Sense of Groups and Tags
Take full advantage of the Artstor Digital Library! We’ll show you how to find & create image groups and how to best organize them using Tags. We’ll also cover sharing content through downloads, links, and exports. 45 minutes.


It’s all visual: Artstor adoption across disciplines
Join us to learn how to take advantage of and promote the full arsenal of tools and content in Artstor. We will demonstrate the breadth and usability that Artstor has to offer departments across your institution, far beyond the Art History classroom. For: Librarians and administrators. 45 minutes.


Artstor for Instructors
Find out how to take advantage of every aspect of the Digital Library to optimize to your teaching. You will learn best practices in creating and organizing groups, searching techniques, all about sharing and exporting content, plus even more tips and tricks. 45 minutes.


Take a class with the Artstor Digital Library
Not ready for your finals? Need to gather images for a class presentation? This session will show you how to utilize the Digital Library for all of your class projects, papers, presentations, and exams. From finding content to preparing a PowerPoint presentation, we’ll get you prepared! 45 minutes.


Explore! New and Unique Digital Library Collections
This webinar introduces Artstor Digital Library users to the breadth and depth of content in the Artstor Digital Library. We’ll briefly review how images are contributed then browse through highlights of the Digital Library including some of our most popular, unique, and newest contributed collections. The visual tour includes a look at collections contributed through Shared Shelf Commons.


A Fresh Look at Teaching with Artstor
Accessing and adapting Artstor Curated image groups is now easier with the improved Artstor Digital Library. In this session, we will show you ways you can find and tailor to your needs, any of the nearly one thousand groups of images covering a broad range of topics from the global history of art and architecture, to English Literature or Data Visualization. Join us for this 45-minute session covering the details of creating, adapting, sharing and teaching with image groups.


How Did they do that? Case Studies for Teaching with Artstor
This session features use cases of how the Artstor Digital Library is enhancing teaching and research at institutions ranging from K-12 to colleges, universities, and museums.   We’ll showcase real examples of how certain tools and collections have been used in the classroom and hopefully it will inspire your own teaching with the Digital Library! An introduction to our fantastic curriculum guides and subject guides is included.


The Do’s and Don’ts of Image Copyright and Image Use
Concerned about copyright? Confused by fair use? Join Artstor’s Deputy General Counsel for a primer on copyright law and best practices for making fair use of images for education and scholarship.


More Than Just Art: Discover Artstor’s Photography Collection
Dive into the Artstor Digital Library’s extensive Photography collection. We’ll look at the many relevant collections, share search tips for finding photography content, and provide instruction for creating and downloading your own photography image groups.


More Than Just Art: Discover Artstor’s Psychology Collections
Discover the tools and tips for finding images in the Digital Library to support a Psychology course. We’ll highlight relevant collections and show you how to search effectively, create image groups, and the various methods for downloading


More Than Just Art: Discover Artstor’s Women’s Studies Collections
2 million images can’t all be about art, right? This webinar will provide tools and tips for finding images in the Digital Library that could be utilized in a Women’s Studies (or related, i.e. Gender Studies, Feminism) course. We’ll highlight relevant collections and search terms that will assist you in locating content. Features such as searching for images, creating image groups, and various methods for downloading, will be useful for faculty and researchers interested in this topic.


More Than Just Art: Discover Artstor’s Fashion and Costume Collections
2 million images can’t all be about art, right? This webinar will provide tools and tips for finding images in the Digital Library that could be utilized in a course focused on Fashion & Costume. We’ll highlight relevant collections and search terms that will assist you in locating content. Features such as searching for images, creating image groups, and various methods for downloading, will be useful for faculty and researchers interested in this topic.


More Than Just Art: Discover Artstor’s Architecture Collections
2 million images can’t all be about art, right? Discover the tools and tips for finding images in the Digital Library to support an Architecture course. We’ll highlight relevant collections and show you how to search effectively, create image groups, and the various methods for downloading.