Whether you’re a faculty member, graduate instructor, or student getting ready to share your final project, the Visual Resources Center is here to help. The VRC offers training on presentation software such as Powerpoint, Keynote, and ARTstor OIV. Contact the VRC for an appointment.
For self-guided instruction, see below. For other digital imaging tips, click here.
Are you a student preparing a class presentation? See How to Bring Your Presentation to Class.
Mac Laptop Presentations
Please see our instructions for optimal projection in CWAC classrooms.
PC Laptop Presentations
Please note that PCs pre-2010 OR mini PC laptops may not be compatible with CWAC projectors. If you are concerned that your PC laptop will not project, please schedule an appointment with VRC staff to try it out in advance of your class. If your laptop does not work with CWAC equipment, you can make arrangements to borrow a Mac laptop. Just contact us.
Learn how to teach and present with the iPad 2.
ARTstor’s Offline Image Viewer (OIV)
The OIV is an image presentation alternative from ARTstor. It allows for quick download of ARTstor image groups, a dynamic zoom feature, and easy slide creation.
- PowerPoint 2011 Introductory Tutorial
- PowerPoint 2008 Manual for Macs
- PowerPoint Manual for PCs
- Creating a Slide Theme in PowerPoint 2011
- Creating a Slide Theme in PowerPoint 2008
- Loading a Folder of Images in PowerPoint
- Image size for PowerPoint presentations