Connect to ARTstor  

Access limited to Cornell users

ARTstor is a searchable database of high resolution digital images for instruction, study, and research in the arts and the humanities. It combines images from museums, exhibitions, artist's estates, scholarly collections, and other visual archives.

Images may be presented using a downloadable off-line viewer (OIV) or used in your choice of presentation software. Registration as a member of the Cornell University community is necessary in order to use all of ARTstor’s features.

To learn more about ARTstor's images, view the Collections page.

To register

Go to the ARTstor site from on-campus. Click on the "Register" button at the right. Enter your email address and a password of your choice. Once you have registered, you may logon to gain full access to all of the features ARTstor.

Instructor password requests

Cornell University faculty members may request a password to obtain instructor privileges. Select "Instructor password for ARTstor (Cornell instructors only)" from the pull-down menu, and indicate your departmental affiliation in the "question" field.

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