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Access to ARTstor is available at www.artstor.org or via the UCB Library webpage www.lib.berkeley.edu (click on Electronic Resources/Located by Title/artstor).

Before you begin using ARTstor make sure your computer has the following System Requirements.

Register with ARTstor. Users of ARTstor must register by creating a user name and password. Registration permits you to add personal notes to images and save groups of images for future reference. Click on Search and Browse for Images; the screen that follows provides registration information in the left-hand column.

Instructor Privileges. Faculty and instructors are eligible for a higher level of access that will allow for the creation of Image Groups that can be shared with students or colleagues. Please contact , , or for a password.

For Detailed Help see ARTstor Help. You can also contact ARTstor directly by using the Ask a Question link.


Create collections (Image Groups) of images that can be saved for future review or presentation. Image Groups can be created in public or private folders. Public folders can be shared for collaboration and review by other ARTstor users.

Create presentations using online and offline presentation tools with which you can project and view your ARTstor Image Groups. You can add your own personal images to an offline presentation. Notes and comments can be private or shared with other ARTstor users and are searchable as well.

Create links to ARTstor images and Image Groups for access through course reserves and other websites. ARTstor can generate web addresses (URLs) that will allow other ARTstor users to jump directly into an Image Group you’ve created, or an image that you want to highlight.

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