The Glasgow School of Art’s Archives and Collections are delighted to announce the launch of a new online catalogue for our holdings, see: http://www.gsa.ac.uk/archives
We’ve recently migrated to a new system for our collections management activities and for our online catalogue which allows uses to search and browse our catalogue in more ways, including by collection title, image thumbnail, name, subject, place or date range. The new system will also allow Archives and Collections staff to better track additional information about the collections, such as locations and conservation information, so there’s lots of improvements going on behind the scenes too! You can find out about more new features by checking out our blog post here: https://gsaarchives.net/2019/06/announcing-a-new-online-catalogue-for-gsas-archives-and-collections/.
We really hope you enjoy using our new catalogue. If you need any help using the catalogue, or if you’re interested in finding our more about our holdings and how they can support learning, teaching and research, or if you’d like to make an appointment to view material in person, please contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Discover how artists, writers and creatives have used the collections of Glasgow School of Art Library, Archives and Collections to inspire, challenge or expand their practice.
Visit The Hatchery
The Library and Computer Centre will be closed on Monday the 4th of February due to a school holiday. We will re-open on Tuesday the 5th of February at 8am
Technology T-Breaks are drop in sessions being held in the library that cover various aspects of Learning Technology.
The sessions will cover portfolio websites, printing a photo zine in InDesign, creating patterns from scanned images in Adobe Illustrator and also preparing photoshop files for screen printing.
The sessions will take place at 5.30pm on a Thursday and 3.30pm on a Friday.
7+8 February: Webtastic: portfolio website tips
14+15 February: Photozine: make a simple booklet in InDesign
21+22 February: Tracing using Illustrator: how to vectorise scanned images
28 February + 1 March: Photoshop for Screen printing: How to prepare an image for screen printing
Just come along to the Jessie Wylie Newbery room on Floor Two of the Library at 5.30pm on a Thursday or 3.30pm on a Friday.
The GSA Library will be closed from Tuesday the 18th of December 2018 and will re-open on Thursday the 3rd of January 2019.
Have a wonderful holiday.
The Library will closed between 8am – 1pm on Saturday 20th October and will reopen at 1pm until 6pm.
This is to take down the scaffolding at the Library entrance, we have been advised that it is not possible to remove safely while remaining open. Staff are working hard to ensure we provide a quality service to our users. Thank you for your patience.
Interested in learning Adobe’s creative software? Join Technical Support in the Library iMac Lab on the 2nd floor of the library on Thursday lunch times, 1pm – 2pm.
Thursday 30th November: Photoshop Level 1
Layers, effects, colour correction and levels.
Thursday 7th December: Premiere Level 1
Create, edit and export a short video.
Thursday 14th December: InDesign Level 1
Create a multi-page document for print.
Email Kim McNeil for more info email@example.com