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Past webinars

Learn everything you can do with the Artstor Digital Library and JSTOR Forum with one of our free webinars.

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August 21, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

Artstor for Admins

This webinar will demonstrate all the features available to you in the Administrative and Statistics sites, and will cover ways to feature Artstor content on your LibGuides and promote collections—including free ones that don’t require a login—and tools to your users. 1 hr

Audience: Artstor Administrators

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August 14, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

JSTOR Forum Admin Training

A guide to the ins and outs of becoming an Administrative user. You’ll learn how to build projects, manage user permissions, and configure publishing targets using the Admin Tools.

August 7, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

JSTOR Forum Cataloging Tools Training

Learn everything you need to know to get started cataloging in Forum. We will cover working with data in Excel, using master records and bulk editing, working with sets and using integrated and external authorities.

Audience: Subscribers

August 6, 2019
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM EST

Summer series: JSTOR’s Lives of Literature and Artstor unite!

Session three: Artstor and JSTOR tools to support teaching literature

Learn how the latest features in JSTOR and Artstor support using content from Artstor and Lives of Literature in the classroom. We’ll show you how to use JSTOR’s Text Analyzer and view virtual reality panoramas of locations mentioned in texts, as well as other engagement tools available on our platform.

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July 30, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

JSTOR Forum Lists Training

Attendees will get an overview of expanded Controlled List functionality and learn how to use the same controlled list in several projects, take advantage of system-provided controlled lists, create your own local lists, import values to locally created lists using Excel, and enable cataloger users to add values to controlled lists.

Audience: Subscribers

July 23, 2019
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM EST

Summer series: JSTOR’s Lives of Literature and Artstor unite!

Session two: Engaging students through visually accented narratives

Scholar, educator and author Rebecca Boone, Professor of History at Lamar University, brings history to life for her students using visually enhanced narratives. Her book, Real Lives in the Sixteenth Century: A Global Perspective, has received accolades for its vibrant narratives connecting figures across the globe. In this session, Rebecca will share her approach to drawing historical connections between literature and visuals in the classroom, and answer questions about the resources and techniques she uses in instruction, writing, and research. Plus, five attendees will receive a copy of Rebecca’s book!

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July 9, 2019
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM EST

Summer series: JSTOR’s Lives of Literature and Artstor unite!

Session one: A natural pairing: Bringing art and literature together

Join the editors of JSTOR’s Lives of Literature and Artstor, Anne Ray and Nancy Minty, as they explore the connections between visual imagery and the written word. Gain an editor’s perspective of new themes that emerge when artworks, photographs, and historical objects are examined alongside works of literature—as well as how curricula can be enlivened by drawing these connections.

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June 27, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

Reinvent your OIV content using Artstor’s new tools

We have this time reserved for any OIV users who would like to see the ways they can reinvent their OIV teaching content using new platform tools. Some of the methods we will walk through are converting OIV slides and image palette presentations to PowerPoint, and making OIV presentations into live Artstor presentations to take advantage of high-quality zoom, student quiz mode, and sharing capabilities. Learn how your existing workflows are supported using our new tools.

Audience: OIV users

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June 25, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

JSTOR Forum Controlled Lists Training

Attendees will get an overview of expanded Controlled List functionality and learn how to use the same controlled list in several projects, take advantage of system-provided controlled lists, create your own local lists, import values to locally created lists using Excel, and enable cataloger users to add values to controlled lists.

Audience: Subscribers

June 18, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

JSTOR Forum Administrative Tools Training

A guide to the ins and outs of becoming an Administrative user. You’ll learn how to build projects, manage user permissions, and configure publishing targets using the Admin Tools.

Audience: Subscribers