Image Collections

Artstor & Shared Shelf

Artstor is a digital images and media library that contains over 2 million high-quality images for education and research purposes. Artstor has developed an unique way to collect, catalog, manage, and distribute digital collections across the globe. More information about Artstor history and development can be found at

Shared Shelf is an Artstor tool with which Colleges, Universities, and Museums can manage images in their collections. Images that institutions are making available to the world can be found on Shared Shelf Commons.

You must sign up for an individual Artstor account to group, save, or download images.


Connect with other campus resources using our institutional repository.

Allegheny Bicentennial Collection
Allegheny Centennial Collection
Jorge Luis Borges at Allegheny College

Other Image Resources