Survey of Image Users

SCHOOL OF _______________________________
1. Your Name: ___________________________________Department____________________
Campus phone______________ Email________________________________________
2. Do you have a personal slide or picture collection that you use in teaching and/or research? (If no, skip
to #6)
3. If yes, how many slides (approximate) does it comprise?
4. Are you willing to share the images with colleagues for classroom use?
5. Are the images well-documented (labeled with accurate information)?
6. Do you have digital images that you use in teaching and research? (If no, skip to question #9)
7. How many digital images?
8. How are they stored, and in what format(s):
Hard drive ______
CD’s/DVD’s______
Other (describe)_______
TIFFS_____
JPEGS______
Other format(s)___________________________________________
Approximate file sizes_______________________________________
9. If a shared server were available to store and access images centrally, would you be likely to use it for
your personal images?
10. If the Art and Art History Visual Resources Collection images were available centrally to download,
would you be likely to use it (about 100,000 images of the history of art and architecture)?
11. Are you aware of the World Art Images database from SJSU available online
(http://worldimages.sjsu.edu/$1649*180781)?
12. If yes, do you use it?
13. If staffing were available to scan personal slides for campus use and maintain digital images and
supporting documentation in a shared database, would you be interested in taking advantage of this
service, and would your department be willing and able to help support it?
Thank you for participating in this survey.

WHEN YOU HAVE FINISHED, PLEASE FOLD THE PAGE IN HALF, SEAL WITH STAPLE
OR TAPE, AND SEND TO: KAREN KESSEL, ART AND ART HISTORY DEPARTMENT

 

THANK YOU!