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Online resource: Free art books online from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim!

January 14th, 2014 · Comments Off on Online resource: Free art books online from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim! · General Posts

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is offering full-text (and artwork!) art books, exhibition catalogues, educator publications, online publications, the Metropolitan Museum Journal, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin via their MetPublications website. Most of the aforementioned publications are available for online reading and downloadable as PDFs!!! The recently published titles have online previews (though not […]

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Online resource: The British Library makes 1 MILLION images available for free

January 7th, 2014 · Comments Off on Online resource: The British Library makes 1 MILLION images available for free · General Posts

Welcome back and HAPPY NEW YEAR, OCAD U students! Looking for images to use, repurpose, and remix for your upcoming projects? The British Library is helping you do just that as they have released 1 million images through Flickr commons. Read more about the project or browse the collection. Don’t forget that you can access […]

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Online Resource: Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History

December 4th, 2013 · Comments Off on Online Resource: Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History · General Posts

Metropolitan Museum of Art Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History This wonderful online resource from the Metropolitan Museum of Art allows digital access to the Met’s impressive collection! Navigate the collection by geography, chronology, works of art, and theme (thematic essays). The Timeline includes 300 timelines, 930 essays, and close to 7000 objects for users to […]

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Online resource: Online Art Books from Art Canada Institute

December 3rd, 2013 · Comments Off on Online resource: Online Art Books from Art Canada Institute · General Posts

The Art Institute of Canada has launched an exciting new digital media initiative: Online Art Books! With the Canadian Online Art Book Project, the Art Institute of Canada will be releasing 6-12 digital art books every year. Subjects include iconic Canadian artists as well as key themes, people, and topics in Canadian visual culture. The […]

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Online Resources: The Joyce Papers

April 20th, 2012 · Comments Off on Online Resources: The Joyce Papers · General Posts

Are you a Joycean unable to make the trek to the National Library of Ireland to see James Joyce’s original manuscripts? Well, you can save your airmiles because you can view them online for free via the Library’s online catalogue! Available in the Joyce collection are over 500 manuscript pages and some 200 pages of […]

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Online Resources: KniteCite, a Bibliographic Citation Generator!

April 11th, 2012 · Comments Off on Online Resources: KniteCite, a Bibliographic Citation Generator! · General Posts

Having troubles with creating a bibliography for your assignment? Check out this handy tool from the Hekman Library at Calvin College: http://www.calvin.edu/library/knightcite/. This application will generate citations in following three styles: APA, Chicago, and MLA. Be sure to select which citation style you want on the top left corner, then click on the type of […]

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Online Resources: Mapping Gothic France

April 4th, 2012 · Comments Off on Online Resources: Mapping Gothic France · General Posts

Vassar’s Andrew Tallon and Columbia’s Stephen Murray have recently unveiled their massive and remarkable digital project to document the architectural monuments of 12-13-century France, entitled “Mapping Gothic France”. This open-source, open access project is available on the web at: www.mappinggothicfrance.org The site consists of hundreds of dynamic, panoramic images, mapped to each monument, and accompanied by […]

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Online Resources: National Gallery of Art Images

March 19th, 2012 · Comments Off on Online Resources: National Gallery of Art Images · General Posts

The National Gallery of Art announces the launch of NGA Images, a new online resource that revolutionizes the way the public may interact with its world-class collection. This repository of digital images documenting the National Gallery of Art collectionsallows users to search, browse, share, and download images more than 20,000 open access digital images up […]

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How To: Find Information on Copyright

March 6th, 2012 · Comments Off on How To: Find Information on Copyright · General Posts

Looking for information about copyright law on images? Interested in issues surrounding copyright in Canada? Want to know more about intellectual property? Library Catalogue A good place to begin your search is to look in the OCADU library catalogue to find print resources here in the DHH library. A simple strategy is to start looking […]

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Online Resources: Art and Architecture on the Web

February 22nd, 2012 · Comments Off on Online Resources: Art and Architecture on the Web · General Posts

Look at this gem we’ve stumbled across: Art and Architecture on the Web! Karen Bouchard, Scholarly Resources Librarian for Art and Architecture at Brown University, has been toiling away, creating giant website of art resources existing out there on the web.  This site is organized into the following categorizations: Architecture, Art by Culture of Region, […]

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