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Resource center for Vapa faculty and students

Visual Resource Center

Visual Resource Center (VRC) is where Art History, Art Studio & Art Photography faculty and students can get information and use technology to support their teaching and learning in the classrooms.

Resources for Faculty:

  • Help you find or create digital images to use in the classroom.
  • Assist in creating digital images from your slides or archival material.
  • Proctoring quizzes & exams.
  • Classroom tech support.
  • Equipment loans.


  • Using local and subscription image database ARTstor
  • Search strategies and best practices for finding images
  • Instruction on the use of image presentation software such as PowerPoint, Keynote, Google Slides or ARTstor
  • Basic Photoshop and scanning technique

Resources for Students:

  • Help on your assignments, readings & research papers.
  • Finding digital images.
  • Using ARTstor digital image database..
  • Tutoring is free and online.
  • Introduction to VRC video
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