Browsing All posts tagged under »image«

Getty Open Content – 4,600 images now freely available

August 13, 2013


Approximately 4,600 images owned by Getty are now being made available for use for any purpose, and more are due to be added.  They’ve put a little more background about this decision on their blog, but the images themselves can be searched for via this link. Images include such things as:

Bridgeman Education Image Database

May 21, 2012


Recently a number of students have been signing up to request a two week trial of the Bridgeman Education image database.  This isn’t something that any of you should need to do as the University has a subscription to the website, so you can all automatically access it already. To get into Bridgeman Education: You […]

New Image Search Website – Xpert Media Search

March 23, 2011


The University of Nottingham have recently launched a new online service – the Xpert Media Search and Attribution service, which is a website designed to help users to find Creative Commons or public domain media and image files, and automatically incorporate licence information into the resource. One of the main barriers to publishing and using […]

Google Art Project

February 4, 2011


Google have just launched a new service, Google Art Project, which provides zoomable high-resolution images of artworks from several major world museums and galleries, including The Tate, Uffuzi Gallery, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  At the moment the collection holds 1,000 images, but it’s hoped that more will be added. It utilises Google Street […]