Artstor events at ARLIS/NA + VRA
Join Artstor at ARLIS/NA + VRA booth #TT 68 to see highlights from the Artstor Digital Library’s ever-growing list of rare and exclusive collections and to learn how Shared Shelf is helping institutions catalog special collections, preserve faculty work, display student videos, and share these projects on campus, with other institutions, or to the world at large. While there you can enter our raffle for beautiful art books and MoMA online store gift cards!
We look forward to meeting you at one of our events:
Artstor User Group Meeting
Wednesday, March 9, 5:30-6:30 PM
Artstor’s effort to complete revise and modernize its platform is underway. Please join us for a focus group discussion about what’s important to you (and your users) when searching for and using visual resources.
Artstor User Group Lunch
Thursday, March 10, 12:30-1:30 PM
Please join us for lunch to learn what’s new at Artstor.
Shared Shelf User Group
Thursday, March 10, 1:30-3 PM
Connect with your fellow Shared Shelf users and hear how your peers are using Shared Shelf in innovative ways.
Crowdsourcing Contemporary Art: The D. James Dee Archive
Friday, March 11, 3:30-4:30 PM
Artstor has developed Arcades, gamified crowdsourcing software to catalog the D. James Dee Archive, an enormous collection of contemporary art images. After an introductory presentation and demo, participants will use the software and provide feedback over the course of this free flowing, 60 minute un-conference-style session.
Presenter: Ian McDermott, Collection Development Manager
“Office hours” at booth #TT 68
Wednesday: 12:30-5:30 PM; Thursday: 9 AM-12:30 PM; 1:30-6:30 PM; Friday: 9 AM-4 PM
Shared Shelf and Artstor subscribers can also visit the booth during “office hours” to meet your Artstor Digital Library User Relations manager and your Shared Shelf implementation managers:
- Siân Evans, Sr. Implementation Manager & Acting Assistant Director Strategic Services – Thursday, March 10, 5-7 PM
- Xiaoli Ma, Metadata and Technical Specialist—Friday, March 11, 1-3 PM
- Erin McCall, Implementation Manager – Thursday, March 10, 5-7 PM
- Meg O’Hearn, User Relations Manager, Support & Outreach Lead – Wednesday, March 9, 1-3 PM
- Kelly Smith, Implementation Manager – Friday, March 11, 9-11 AM