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British Library releases 1 million images on Flickr

December 16, 2013

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The British Library has released 1 million images to Flickr Commons, that can be reused, remixed and repurposed by anybody.  Most of the images are taken from 17th, 18th and 19th Century books, which cover a wide range of different subjects. There’s more about this on the British Library’s blog, and the images themselves are […]

Website We Like: The Design Center

October 10, 2012

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The Design Center at Philadelphia University’s Tumblr blog houses 200,000+ objects related to textiles and fashion, ranging from plaids and conversationals to animated gifs and embroideries. Well worth a look.

Bridgeman Education App for iPhone

April 24, 2012

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Bridgeman Education, a fine art and contemporary art image service holding nearly 400,000 images that that we subscribe to on your behalf, has just released a new iPhone app.  You can: Download it free from the App Store. Create and download slideshows, view images and information about them. Sign in with your NTU staff or student […]

Training Events for Staff – w/c 27 June

June 27, 2011

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This week’s training events cover Open Access, RefWorks, and social bookmarking. There are other events going on across all three campus libraries, please check our website for more details. Open Access and iRep.   Wednesday 29 June 1-2.  Want to know more about how to raise your research profile by publishing via an Open Access route (i.e. free […]

Yale Digital Commons – Free Image Service

June 1, 2011

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Yale University in the US has digitised and made available the details of thousands of  objects housed in the University’s galleries, museums and libraries.   The full press release from Yale can be found on their website. If you want to take a look at the images available, these can be found here.

Training Events for Staff and Students – w/c 23rd May

May 23, 2011

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This week’s training events cover visual research, Office 2010, and Open Access. There are other events going on across all three campus libraries, please check our website for more details. Students Visual Research.  Monday 23rd May. 10-11.30.  How do you find images to illustrate your work?  What’s better to use, Google Images, image databases, or free websites? […]

Training Events for Staff and Students – w/c 16th May

May 16, 2011

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We have a bumper edition of training events this week at Boots – to sign up simply click on the link to select the event you want to attend, and fill in the booking form. There are other events going on across all three campus libraries, please check our website for more details. Students Starting Your […]