Tag: design

Problems accessing Artstor

Update 06.10.17 – Further problems have been reported by clients attempting to access Artstor while away from the University campus.  We recommend setting up the VPN (or Web Proxy) before attempting to access Artstor unless you are working on campus. 

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Artstor Digital Library citations: save them or lose them (over the summer)!

Do you have any citations saved in Artstor Digital Library that you will need over the summer?  If so, please save them before the end of the month.  When Artstor begins its migration to its new platform on 1 June 2017, you will lose

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Artstor Digital Library: citation services disruption from 1 June 2017

Update 01.06.17 – Artstor Digital Library has now begun its migration to its new platform.  It is understood that citations from the old system that have not been saved will eventually become available again once the new platform has been

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Intellect visual arts journals free trial

Are you into Art?  A comic aficionado?  A self-confessed computer graphics nerd?  None of the above but just enjoy pretty pictures?  If you answered “maybe” to any of the above, this trial is for you!   We now have trial access

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PluralSight Creative problems

PluralSight Creative is now working intermittently.  It does not appear possible to register to use the service at the moment.  We are working with the supplier to resolve both problems.  We apologise for any inconvenience.

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Digital Tutors is now PluralSight

Update 31.01.17 – PluralSight Creative is now working intermittently.  It does not appear possible to register to use the service at the moment.  We are continuing to work with the supplier to resolve both problems.  We apologise for any inconvenience. Update 10.01.17

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Creative Arts Book of the Week: Special Guest Reviewer: Cat Askew

French Art Deco, Jared Goss, London: Thames and Hudson, 2014. I was invited by Greta to select a book of my choice (from Creative & Cultural Industries) and as I’m about to pick a topic for my Dissertation I thought

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#ColorMyArtstor postcards

ArtStor has launched a set of five downloadable #ColorMyArtStor images for you to download, print and colour.  Colouring is a popular stress relieving pastime, while concentrating for five minutes in every 30 on something very different from your work is an established

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Introducing: Canadean Intelligence

Canadean Intelligence (formerly Canadean Consumer) is a business-to-business (B2B) database useful for country and consumer research. It offers a variety of reports, case studies and analyses into the consumer trends that drive global markets based on market research undertaken by a

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Homage to Pong

Do you enjoy computer games?  Before The Witcher and Dark Souls series, before even Sonic the Hedgehog and Golden Axe, came Pong, a deceptively simple game of virtual table tennis from Atari that in 1972 was the first ever computer arcade game.  

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