Encyclopedia Britannica ImageQuest
Saving ImageQuest Files to Google Drive
The purpose of this tutorial is to show students and teachers how to save images from the ImageQuest database (Encyclopedia Britannica trial product) to their Google Drive. ImageQuest is an add-on trial to IUSD's subscription for Encyclopedia Britannica. It will be available to IUSD users until November 15, 2018. Users should log in to their Canvas course and look for the "Britannica School" link on the left navigation bar.
Step 1: Log in to your Canvas Course
Once logged in to Canvas, choose "Britannica School" link. Click on the "Your Britannica Resources" in the top right corner and choose ImageQuest from the dropdown menu.
Step 2: Search ImageQuest
Once in ImageQuest, enter search term and click on the magnifying glass. Below, we searched for "arctic wolves".
Step 3: Filtering
Within the search results, you can filter by shape (horizontal, vertical, or square - red arrow). Choose an image from the results by clicking on it (green arrow).
Step 4: Capture Citation
Once you have selected an image, you can capture the citation by clicking on the word "cite" (red arrow).
By click on "cite", you will find the citation for this image and choose the format (MLA, APA, Harvard, Chicago):
Step 5: Save Image to Google Drive
The first time you save an image to your Google Drive, you will need to link to your Google account.
Click on the "Download" link below the picture.
Click on the option to "Save Image to Google Drive".
Choose your IUSD account for Google Drive:
Click on Allow.
Once the image has been saved, you will see the message that it is in your Google Drive (red arrow).
Images will be in a folder called ImageQuest in your Google Drive.
Last updated 6/17/19 [KN]