Storing images

Keep images, tables and equations handy to re-use on other projects. We have several different of image formats:

  • Advertisement
  • Chart (i.e., image of data)
  • Equation
  • Exhibit (generally, images of artwork)
  • Figure
  • Picture (i.e., photos)
  • Plan (e.g., building plan)
  • Screen clip
  • Table


To store images in research material:

1. Click on the research tab

2. 'View' is the default on the navigation pane for this page

3. Your default style guide will display here 

4. Click on the 'Add' button and a new page will open


5. Select the resource Type - Image and the Format for your resource

6. Enter the Image title or description for the running title

7. Upload a copy of the image

8. Click on the Source: use 'hardcopy' for original material (i.e., created by yourself), use 'online' for material acquired from elsewhere, and use 'database' for material acquired and altered for your own purposes

9. Add any other data and descriptions that will be useful for you

10. Save the resource





  1. Images are generally not included in bibliographies, but can still e added to projects for finding them easier
  2. The 'Creator' is the owner of the copyright; generally, the person that created the image
  3. The descriptors and publication identifiers include meta-data that might be useful for storage purposes


See Also

  • Adding research material to collections
  • Adding research material to projects
  • Identifying the source
  • Managing bibliographies
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