image collections

Tech Tips: Research Photo Management Tool

Would you like to spend more time using your research photos and less time searching for them? Manage them with Tropy, a free, open-source research photo management tool. This desktop application brings order to your photos by providing a common-sense way to organize and describe your… Continue reading »

Your New One-stop Image Shop

The Williams VRC Collection, an ever-growing custom collection of over 40,000 images tailored to the curriculum of the Williams College Art Department, is moving to Artstor’s Shared Shelf media management solution.  Users will be able to browse both the Artstor Digital Library and the Williams VRC Collection simultaneously, creating a… Continue reading »

Now Available: SAH Archipedia

The Society of Architectural Historians (SAH) Archipedia is now available to the Williams community.  Archipedia is an online encyclopedia of American architecture, containing histories, photographs, and maps for more than 17,500 structures in 2,565 cities and 29 states.  Archipedia is accessible on campus or remotely via the… Continue reading »

Now Available: Bridgeman Education

The Bridgeman Education database includes a superior selection of images from the world’s leading museums, galleries, contemporary artists and private collections.  It may be accessed on Williams campus or remotely via the proxy server.  Images may be downloaded, however, the dimensions top out at 600 pixels. This… Continue reading »

2,700 More WCMA Images en route to Artstor

The Williams College Museum of Art and Artstor are collaborating to release an additional 2700 images of collection objects in the Artstor Digital Library.  New images come from WCMA’s African, Eastern, and Ancient collections, as well as its collection of the works of Maurice and Charles Prendergast.  Visit the… Continue reading »

From Medicine to Magic: Wellcome Images

The Wellcome Collection in London explores the connections between medicine, life and art in the past, present and future. Wellcome Images provides access to over 100,000 images including manuscripts, paintings, etchings, early photography and advertisements.  All images from the historical collections are available for any use free of charge. Continue reading »

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