Visual resources workshop
Are you used to googling images or spending a lot of time looking for images from books and journals?
Image databases allow access to millions of digitized photographs, artworks, objects, drawings, maps and science illustrations. The workshop gives you skills for finding visual resources that are easily usable for studies and projects. The basics of copyright and citations as well and Creative Commons licenses are covered.
Over 100 image databases are available from a variety of disciplines and subjects in the VRC Guide.
Location: Aalto University Learning Centre, VRC, 1st floor
Language: English or Finnish as required
No need to sign up.
Workshops have identical content.
Explore Aalto University Archives online
Aalto University Archives is responsible for the long-term preservation of university records and visual collections resulting from the activities of the University. The archives are undergoing a mass-digitization process during which tens of thousands of visual materials are being made available in digital format.
Are you a teacher? Want to explore the archive or visual materials with your students?
The archive can arrange tailored visits for groups of students into the archives to learn more about the visual materials, university records, the history of a variety of disciplines at the university, or other unique resources in the collections.