Videos & Articles

How-to guides, demos, webinars, and more

Webinars & Demos

Watch videos guiding you through the steps of using Quire.

In this 17-minute demonstration Erin Cecele Dunigan (Community Manager) and Greg Albers (Digital Publications Manager) show viewers how to create and preview a new Quire project, edit text and make simple customizations, and output the publication as a PDF.


Watch videos of recent Quire presentations from Getty staff and the community.

An in-depth walk-through of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art’s first Quire publication, French Paintings and Pastels, 1600–1945: The Collections of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, from conception and development to design and distribution, with Stephanie Alger (Digital Publishing Assistant), Brigid Boyle (Block Family Foundation Doctoral Fellow), and Meghan Gray (Project Manager, Curatorial Associate in European Arts).
“Quire: Getty’s Open Source Digital Publishing Tool“ was presented at the 2021 Open Publishing Fest by Erin Cecele Dunigan, Community Manager for Quire. The presentation offers a general overview of what Quire is, how it works, and the Quire community.
Digital Publications Manager, Greg Albers, Community Manager, Erin Dunigan, Software Engineer, Hannah Balenda, and Speaker, Matthew Hrudka give a 20-minute presentation introducing the integration of Quire and IIIF at the 2021 IIIF Annual Conference.
“Quire: Multiformat Publishing Solutions for Art Books and Beyond,” was presented at the 2020 Open Publishing Fest, featuring Greg Albers (Getty Publications), Erin Cecele Dunigan (Getty Publications), Jayna Swartzman-Brosky (Mills College Art Museum), Nancy Um (Binghamton University), and Amanda Helton (San José Museum of Art). The presentaiton includes examples of recently published Quire projects in action.

How-To Guides

Step-by-step guides exploring the basic features and functionality of Quire.

Learning Command Line (MacOS)

Learning GitHub


Learn how Quire works and why certain decisions were made when developing the tool.

Why Open Source Quire?

What is Static Site Generation?

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