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Insight and the Digital Library Cross-Collection Search

Change of Service Notice

Yale University Library has ended support for the Luna Insight Browser software as of July 1, 2009. Many of the instructional features offered in Insight are now available through the Visual Resources Collection Web site MetaGallery program or ARTstor (www.artstor.org).

For assistance with these programs, please contact Robert Carlucci, Manager, Visual Resources Collection (robert.carlucci@yale.edu) or Carolyn Caizzi, Visual Resources Technology Specialist (carolyn.caizzi@yale.edu)

For access to Library digital image collections previously available through Insight,
please see the Digital Collections page. (www.library.yale.edu/libraries/digcoll.html)

For non-Yale digital image collections previously available through Insight, see below:

The former AMICO Library (The Art Museum Image Consortium) and the Museum of Modern
Art Digital Design Collection are available through ARTstor.

Athanasius Kircher Collection is available at Stanford University http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/hasrg/hdis/kircher.html

Burgert Brothers Collection is available at the Hillsborough County Public Library
Cooperative (Florida) http://www.hcplc.org/hcplc/liblocales/jfg/H&G/burgert/

Catena-Historic Gardens and Landscape Collection is available at the Bard Graduate
Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design and Culture http://catena.bgc.bard.edu/

David Rumsey Map Collection is available at David Rumsey Cartography Associates
http://www.davidrumsey.com

Farber Gravestone Collection is available at David Rumsey Cartography Associates
http://www.davidrumsey.com/collections/viewall_size_off.html

Japanese Historical Map Collection is available at David Rumsey Cartography Associates
http://www.davidrumsey.com/collections/viewall_size_off.html

Digital Library Cross-Collection Search (DL/XC)
The Digital Library is a web-based image management and viewer application developed by the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library to support their digital collections.

Many Library digitial images collections are available for cross-collection searching using DL/XC including:

  • Arts Library Visual Resources Collection
  • Beinecke Digital Collection
  • Lewis Walpole Library Digital Collection
  • Art of the Book Collection
  • Beinecke Photonegatives
  • Beinecke Marinetti Libroni

Go to the Digital Library Cross-Collection Search.

DL/XC Documentation

Staff who have helped a student with a problem related to Insight or the Digital Library Cross Collection Search, or have experienced problems themselves using either, are asked to supply information about the problem using this form.

Other useful information

Off-Campus Access
ITS Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Microsoft's Photo Album Add-in Program (Useful tool to import a folder of images into Powerpoint.)
YUL Digital Conversion Facility (A Library staff imaging laboratory in Room 5 (basement) of Sterling Memorial Library.)
Digital Collection Management System Requirements Document