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American History tanya bonakdar gallery :: home Museo Nacional del Prado Kroller Muller Museum- Amsterdam Over 14 Million Public Domain Images to Use with Students in Class July 24, 2015 After posting about the voluminous amounts of historical footages uploaded and provided for free on YouTube, we are sharing with you another excellent resource but this time for historical images. Internet Archive Book Images Flickr page provides over 14 millions of historical images extracted from 2 million Internet Archive public domaine ebooks. This huge project, realized by a Yahoo researcher from Georgetown university named Kalev Leetaru, enables the general public to visually search content spanning over 500 years. Each image comes wrapped with a brief textual description providing the readers with a title of the book from which it was extracted, year of publication, authors, publisher, text snippets appearing before and after the image and many more. To search for any image on Internet Archive Book Image, type in a key word in the search box as shown below and sift through the results. Here is an image we uncovered using the search query’ Telephone' .

Legends of America - Home Page BLOGVON / Blog of London based artist Von Download Over 250 Free Art Books From the Getty Museum Yesterday, we wrote about the Wellcome Library’s opening up of its digital archives and making over 100,000 medical images freely available online. If you’ve already made your way through this choice selection (or if the prospect of viewing a 19th century leg amputation doesn’t quite pique your curiosity) have no fear. Getty Publications just announced the launch of its Virtual Library, where readers can freely browse and download over 250 art books from the publisher’s backlist catalogue. The Virtual Library consists of texts associated with several Getty institutions. Readers can view extensively researched exhibition catalogues from the J. All of the Getty’s virtual library volumes are available in PDF format, and can be added to your Google Books library. Ilia Blinderman is a Montreal-based culture and science writer. Related Content:

Van Gogh Museum blijft verbouwen Directeur Axel Ruger geeft het startsein voor de bouw van een nieuwe hoofdentree voor het Van Gogh Museum ANP Het stof van de laatste grote verbouwing is net neergedaald, maar toch is het Van Gogh Museum vandaag begonnen aan een nieuw bouwproject. Het museum krijgt een nieuwe hoofdingang. De ingang zit nu nog aan de Paulus Potterstraat. Minister Blok gaf vandaag samen met museumdirecteur Axel Rüger het startschot voor de nieuwe verbouwing, die ruim een jaar in beslag neemt. Met het entreegebouw krijgt het museum er 800 vierkante meter vloeroppervlakte bij. Het Van Gogh Museum was eerder zeven maanden gesloten voor een onderhoudsbeurt aan het gebouw.

The site spans a wide variety of topics in many-in-depth studies and online tour of particular artists, media and movements from exhibits housed in the National Gallery of Art. by nda_librarian Apr 28

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