Art History - Mutrux Visual Resources Collection (VRC)
The mission of the Mutrux VRC is to provide high quality, well documented, easily accessible images for teaching and study.
Guide to Resources
- The Digital Image Collection
- The Slide Collection
- Mutrux Visual Resources Collection User's Manual This user's manual has how-to instructions for slide scanning, flatbed scanning, digital and analog copystand photography, using the film recorder to make slides from digital images, using the portable digital projector, and teaching with the iBook in C-1.
Recommended Web Resources
- Oxford Art Online
Note: When off campus, ARTstor and Grove Art Online can only be accessed through the DiMenna-Nyselius Library website with your https://basecamp.com/2128629 ID login.
- Google Images
- Wellesley College Digital Image Collections Wiki
- Wikimedia Commons
The Visual Resources Collection employs 6-9 students each year from all classes. The student workers shoot digital and analog images; prepare, label, mount, and file slides; scan slides; do flatbed scanning of images, Photoshop images; enter metadata in our database; search for images in ARTstor, and perform a myriad of other tasks that keep the VRC running. Please contact Carey Weber if you are interested in a position in the VRC.
Contact: Carey Mack Weber, Visual Resources Curator
Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00-3:00 (an appointment is suggested)
Location: Canisius Hall Room 3
Mailing Address: Fairfield University, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
Phone: (203) 254-4000, ext. 2499
Fax: (203) 254-4076