What’s New

ARTstor OIV Not Yet Compatible with Mac 10.8

Please be aware that ARTstor OIV presentation software is not yet compatible with the new Mac operating system OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. ARTstor is currently researching the changes required and will update the OIV system requirements page when a new version is available. Dual monitor, wide-screen Mac and PC… Continue reading »

Scholarly Art History E-Books?

Is it possible to triumph over the image rights nightmares?  What features do readers really want? Working with a $195,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Yale University Press intends to find out, as detailed in the Chronicle of Higher Education. Continue reading »

Welcome to the VRC

Watch our new video and learn how to find us and what we offer!  This is the inaugural post of the Visual Resources Center’s new blog, The VRC Post.  Here you will find useful information on everything new and exciting in the VRC and beyond in the world of visual… Continue reading »

Extend Your ARTstor Remote Access

Remote access to ARTstor is available off-campus using your standard ARTstor log-in for 120 days.  Are you going to be away for longer than four months?  Contact the VRC staff and we can extend your remote access period by 30 days.  And no worries — there’s no need to divulge your… Continue reading »

Elegant PowerPoints?!

Abrupt transitions can be visually jarring during a lecture. A smoother transition respects the aesthetic import of your images. If you use black backgrounds, try applying the Fade Through Black transition at slow or medium speeds in the Animations menu. Continue reading »