New York Public Library Digital Collections Everyone has the freedom to enjoy and reuse these materials in almost limitless ways. The Library now makes it possible to download such items in the highest resolution available directly from the Digital Collections website. Images can be used for all non-commercial purposes. We wanted to be as unambiguous as possible about the fact that users can now copy, share and remix these images without copyright restriction.
Campbell noted in a statement. The Creative Commons designation allows creators to go beyond that: the images can be used in non-commercial and commercial works alike. In January, The Wellcome Library in London made , art and medicine images available online for open use. This collection is where to look for offbeat, bizarre photos including medical art of all types including manuscripts, paintings, etchings, early photography and advertisements.
The images here are absolutely fantastic. The images may be used for commercial or personal purposes, with an acknowledgement of the original source Wellcome Library, London. Art Resource, Inc. Digital images of selected works of art from the Museum's collection may be licensed by educational institutions for study and presentation purposes from Scholars Resource. These images may be used for educational purposes only and may not be published or reproduced.
Scholars Resource, Inc. You can download, share, modify, and distribute the data for any purpose, including commercial and noncommercial use, free of charge and without requiring permission from the Museum. The Met's Open Access initiative is made possible through the continued support of Bloomberg Philanthropies. Experience great Met exhibitions anew—or for the first time—with our lavishly illustrated, must-read catalogues. From exhibition previews to curator talks and performances, experience the best of human creativity from every corner of the globe at The Met.
Using the Creative Commons zero license CC0 , the third most visited museum in the world has essentially turned over a trove of high resolution images to any individual or business who wish to use, copy, or modify them for their projects—with no conditions attached. The Met isn't the first museum to do this, but it's one of the biggest for a privately held collection. Collection Highlights Browse some of The Met's most recognizable and eye-catching objects. Open Access Artworks Enjoy more than , hi-res images of public-domain works from the collection.