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Change Your Email Address
Change Your Password
Lost Password
Change Your Display Options
Request to Move Your Artstor Account

Change Your Email Address

1. Log in to your Artstor account.
2. Go to the Artstor navigation menu and click Tools > My profile.
3. In the “Preferences” window, click on the My Profile tab.
4. Your current email address will be displayed. Enter a new email address in this field. You also have the option to enter your first and last names in this form.
5. Click Save to save your changes.

Please note: The username you use to log in to the Digital Library will be changed to your new email address.

Change Your Password

1. Log in to your Artstor account.
2. Go to the Artstor navigation menu and click Tools > My profile.
3. In the “Preferences” window, click the Change Password tab.
4. Enter your current password (the password you just used to login).
5. Enter a new password. Enter the new password a second time to confirm it. Please avoid using symbols (e.g., ? /\ <>+ # %) or diacritics (e.g., é å ï ñ ô) when choosing a password.
6. Click Save.

Lost Password

1. Go to http://library.artstor.org.
2. In the box at the upper right hand corner of the page, click Login.
3. At the bottom of the login box, click the link that says Forget password?
4. Enter the email address that you used to create your Artstor account in the space provided.
5. Click Submit. A confirmation message will appear, notifying you that your password has been sent to that email address.

Change Your Display Options

1. Log in to your Artstor account.
2. Go to the navigation menu and click Tools > My profile.
3. In the “Preferences” window, click the “Display Options” tab.
4. Your current preferences will be displayed:

  • Under Thumbnail display, you may choose to:
    • Customize the background color of your thumbnail results page using the drop down menu.
    • Show or hide the results filter when you search.
    • View small or large thumbnails when you are viewing images.
    • View 24, 48, or 72 images per page.
  • Under Image pop-up window, you may choose to:
    • Change the background color of the Image Viewer using the drop down menu.
    • Open the Image Viewer at half- or full-screen. Choosing the Full screen viewer (no pop up window) option will help avoid issues with popup blockers that may be enabled in your browser.
  • Under Automatic session time-out notification and log out protection, you may choose:
    • How long to allow your session to remain idle before the Digital Library logs off automatically: 30, 60, 90, or 120 minutes.

5. Click the appropriate radio buttons and click Save.

Request to Move Your Artstor Account

This article provides instructions on how to move your Artstor account from one subscribing institution to another.