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VRC Blog: Posts About image databases

  • Art.sy Education Offers 25,000+ Open-Access Images

    Art.sy Education has partnered with over 650 museums, galleries and nonprofits to provide access to their collections from one portal. Over half of the Art.sy images are downloadable on an open-access basis and may be used without …

  • Getty Announces 'Open Content' Program

          The Paul J. Getty Museum announces their new 'Open Content' Program. All of the Getty's public domain objects, totalling around 4,600, are available for download as high-resolution images and are free to use, modify, and …

  • Featured Collection: SFMOMA ArtScope

    This month's featured collection is from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. You may search from among 4,627 digital images representing SFMOMA's collection holdings, or explore the collection with their ArtScope visual browsing tool. The …

  • Featured Collection: New York Public Library Digital Gallery

    Every month I will be highlighting an on-line digital image collection. This month's featured collection is the New York Public Library's 'Digital Gallery'. The NYPL Digital Gallery is a searchable database of over 700,000 digital images …