Finding

Browse

Browse Browse a collection by clicking Browse on the Shared Shelf Commons landing page. Choose a collection by double clicking on the collection name. The collection will open up displaying thumbnails. From here you can View & Download images.

Keyword Search

Keyword Search On the front page of Shared Shelf Commons, the Keyword Search box is located in the upper left corner. OR Go to the SSC navigation menu and click Find>Search OR On a search results page, the Keyword Search box is located in the upper right corner. Enter your keyword(s) in the search box […]

Advanced Search

Advanced Search Begin an Advanced Search from any location in Shared Shelf Commons: On the front page of the Digital Library, click advanced search beneath the Keyword Search box in the upper left corner. OR On a search results page, click Advanced search beneath the Keyword Search box in the upper right corner. You may […]

Filter your search results

When you run a keyword search, options will appear along with your search results page. At this time users can filter by one of sixteen Artstor classifications, geographical area or country, and date range. Steps to filter your search results Run a keyword search. The results will be returned as thumbnails with a faceted search […]

Using Wildcards and Advanced Search phrasing

 Use the following options to reach desired search results: Wildcards Definition Example underscore (_) The underscore (_) can represent any one character. m_net will retrieve “monet”, “manet”, etc. asterisk (*) The asterisk (*) can represent zero, one, or several characters. ren* will retrieve “rene”, “reni”, “renoir”, “rendering”, “renaissance”, etc. dollar sign ($) The dollar sign […]

Tips for Collection Searches

While you may browse individual collections, you may also search for particular collections by using certain search terms in your keyword or advanced search. You can also choose a specific collection from the dropdown box below the keyword search box. This will apply your search term to the selected collection. Or, browse a full collection […]

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