Visual Resources Collection

Explore resources related to finding and using images for teaching in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences.

Classroom Instruction

We offer in-class presentations on topics including, but not limited to:

Finding Images

  • Introduction to VRC services
  • Demonstration of search techniques in Artstor and JSTOR
  • Finding and citing images for research projects

Cataloging Images

In addition, the VRC staff can create teaching tools, such as worksheets, to help students practice their image finding and cataloging skills.

For more information on cataloging, the VRC recommends:

Highlighted Course

The VRC has been collaborating with the Classics Research Lab the Antioch Recovery Project (ARP) since late 2019 with course visits, cataloguing consultations, image acquisitions, photography, permissions, metadata organization, image editing, and more. 

screenshot of Classics Research Lab: Antioch Recovery Project landing page

 

Editing and Organizing Images

We can also help you edit digital images using Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom and add metadata using Bridge, as well as various freeware options. Please stop by the VRC or make an appointment for training.