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Workshop of Raphael, probably Giovanni da Udine, Cupid on a Wagon Drawn by Snails, 1516. Image and original data provided by SCALA, Florence/ART RESOURCE, N.Y.; artres.com; scalarchives.com, (c) 2006, SCALA, Florence / ART RESOURCE, N.Y.
DISCOVERY
The art of looking slowly
A recent study estimated that museumgoers spend an average of just 17 seconds looking at an individual painting. But there's a movement afoot to change that.

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Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper during restoration, 1982-1999. Image and original data provided by Erich Lessing Culture and Fine Arts Archives/ART RESOURCE, N.Y.; artres.com;
DISCOVERY
Leonardo's Last Supper through the ages
We learned more than we expected when we gathered an image group about Leonardo's Last Supper.

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Janet Zweig, Antlers; Open, 1975. Joseph C. Sloane Art Library Artists' Book Collection
SHARED SHELF HIGHLIGHT
The infinite variety of artists' books
Artists' books often play with the traditional book format, sometimes pushing it to extremes. Two collections in Shared Shelf Commons offer an impressive sampling.

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Meissen Porcelain Factory, Figurines of Pug Dogs, Mid 18th century. Image © Hillwood Estate, Museum and Garden
RELEASE
Selections from the permanent collection of the Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
Artstor has released approximately 1,000 images from the Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens' permanent collection in the Digital Library.

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Artstor and Visual Literacy
TIP AND TOOLS
Master Artstor with our easy training videos
Our training videos will show you how to get the most out of the Artstor Digital Library--FAST!

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AGREEMENT
Selections of contemporary works by Howardena Pindell
Artstor and the Garth Greenan Gallery are collaborating to release images of works by contemporary artist Howardena Pindell in the Digital Library.

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AGREEMENT
Highlights from the International Museum of Children's Art
Artstor and The International Museum of Children's Art are collaborating to share approximately 200 images of works of art from the museum's collection in the Artstor Digital Library.

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AGREEMENT
Works by Abby Williams Hill from the University of Puget Sound
Artstor and the University of Puget Sound are collaborating to release 150 images of works by the painter, activist, and writer Abby Williams Hill in the Digital Library.

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AGREEMENT
Photographs of two Mexican landmarks from UT Austin's School of Architecture
Artstor and The University of Texas at Austin are collaborating to release more than 900 images in the Digital Library documenting the restoration of two Mexican architectural landmarks.

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AGREEMENT
Exhibition installation photographs from the Bard Graduate Center
Artstor and the Bard Graduate Center are collaborating to share approximately 1,400 exhibition installation photographs in the Artstor Digital Library.

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AGREEMENT
Selections from the work of Ada Karmi-Melamede Architects
Artstor and Ada Karmi-Melamede Architects are collaborating to share approximately 200 images documenting the work of the firm and its founder in the Digital Library.

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AGREEMENT
Additional images from the Williams College Museum of Art
Artstor and Williams College Museum of Art are collaborating to release an additional 2,700 recently digitized images in the Digital Library.

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AGREEMENT
Images from painter Joseph Peller
Artstor is collaborating with artist Joseph Peller to release 40 images of his paintings in the Digital Library.

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SUMMARY
This month: Slow Art Day, looking at The Last Supper, artists' books, a release from the Hillwood Estate, eight new collection agreements, new training videos, and Artstor is hiring!

EVENT
CAA Conference
February 11-14
New York, NY
Visit us at booth 1201 to discover how the latest developments in the Digital Library and Shared Shelf are helping arts faculty across the world! And don't forget to enter our raffle for a MoMA gift card.

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WEBINAR
Unique use cases: Learn the many ways Shared Shelf is being used
Discover the creative ways your colleagues are using Shared Shelf.

February 9, 3:00 PM EST


WEBINAR
Introduction to Shared Shelf
Learn all the features and functionality of Shared Shelf.

February 11, 2:00 PM EST
February 17, 12:00 PM EST
February 23, 1:00 PM EST


WEBINAR
Intro to the Artstor Digital Library – finding images
Learn the ins and outs of keyword search, browsing by media, collection, or geography, advanced search, filtered results, and more.

February 10, 11:00 AM EST


WEBINAR
What can you do with the Artstor Digital Library?
There's much more to the Artstor Digital Library than just searching and downloading.

February 11, 4:00 PM EST


WEBINAR
Comprehensive introduction to the Artstor Digital Library for advanced users
This session is geared towards users or local administrators who would like more in-depth knowledge of the Artstor Digital Library's tools and features.

February 12, 2:00 PM EST


WEBINAR
Teaching Architecture with the Artstor Digital Library
Learn about the Artstor Digital Library's 450,000 architectural images spanning all periods and numerous cultures.

February 17, 10:00 AM EST


WEBINAR
Artstor for K-12 Schools
Discover the many ways the Artstor Digital Library supports teaching and learning across the K-12 curricula.

February 17, 5:00 PM EST
February 26, 11:00 AM EST


WEBINAR
Teaching Visual Literacy with the Artstor Digital Library
Give your students the ability to interpret all types of visual media with the Artstor Digital Library. Learn how.

February 19, 10:00 AM EST


WEBINAR
Managing user roles in Shared Shelf with customized permissions
Learn how to assign roles to users and how to customize their access to Shared Shelf.

February 20, 12:00 PM EST


WEBINAR
Easily migrate your Shared Sehlf collections with Excel
Learn how Shared Shelf operates with Excel, offering easy ways to import, export, catalog, and migrate collections.

February 26, 2:00 PM EST


Meet Artstor Staff
EVENTS
Artstor is coming to your town
Artstor/Shared Shelf staff are having a busy February! Catch us at the ELI Annual Meeting, February 9-11 in Anaheim, CA, SCELC Vendor Day, February 19 in Los Angeles, CA, and the ER&L Conference, February 22-25 in Austin, TX.

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Captions: a) Workshop of Raphael, probably Giovanni da Udine, Cupid on a Wagon Drawn by Snails, 1516. Image and original data provided by SCALA, Florence/ART RESOURCE, N.Y.; artres.com; scalarchives.com, © 2006, SCALA, Florence / ART RESOURCE, N.Y. b) Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper during restoration, 1982-1999. Image and original data provided by Erich Lessing Culture and Fine Arts Archives/ART RESOURCE, N.Y.; artres.com; c) Janet Zweig, Antlers; Open, 1975. Joseph C. Sloane Art Library Artists' Book Collection; d) Meissen Porcelain Factory, Figurines of Pug Dogs, Mid 18th century. Image © Hillwood Estate, Museum and Garden.

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