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Library - Visual Resources Collection Guide: FADIS

A guide to the services and resources of NSCAD's Visual Resources Collection.


FADIS Tutorials for Faculty and Students

Video Tutorials



Introduction and Registering for FADIS -- The Federated Academic Digital Imaging System


FADIS is an image database that includes built-in presentation tools and was created specifically for teaching with art and architecture images. It is based at the University of Toronto, and its collection consists of images from contributing Canadian institutions, including NSCAD.  FADIS is available for use to NSCAD faculty and students. 

To register, please send a request to the Visual Resources Librarian, Rebecca Young, at, or call 444-7212.

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Rebecca Young
NSCAD Library
5163 Duke Street
Halifax NS
B3J 3J6
Subjects: Copyright, Craft, Film, Library