Find images for your presentation or paper in the database, ARTstor. Log on to ARTstor, create a personal account and create an image group. Then view information on how to Export to Power Point. Use the Advanced Search to search ARTstor by the name of an art work or artist, by geography, by classification (for example, Drawings and watercolors), or by collection (for example, Beyond the Taj).
Helpful videos on using ARTstor can be found on YouTube
NOTE: ARTstor is being incorporated into JSTOR
Locate books by general call number. Remember there are three collections of books in Payson Library: Main Collection, Oversize, and the Starr Collection (this collection must be used in the library)
BH - Aesthetics
DT 56.8-DT 63.5 Ancient Egyptian art (also N 5350)
E 59.A7 - Pre-Columbian art
E 98 - Native American art
N - Visual Art
NA - Architecture
NC - Drawing, Design, Illustration
ND - Painting
NE - Print media
NK - Decorative arts
NX - Arts in general
You can search the catalog by the phrase drawing or sketching to find books on technique and then filter by checking ebook to find online books. You can also find books on many well-known artists by searching their names and filtering by ebook. Or, you can search directly in collections of online books such as these:
Artsy, a resource for collection and education, aims to make all the world’s art accessible to anyone with an Internet connection.
Artnet.com, a site that collects information about works from over 180,000 artists
e-flux, a publishing platform and archive, artist project, curatorial platform, and enterprise; includes e-flux journal, a monthly art publication featuring essays and contributions by some of the most engaged artists and thinkers working today.