Introducing Open Access at The Met | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

lkfitz's bookmarks 2017-07-17

Summary:

"As of today, all images of public-domain works in The Met collection are available under Creative Commons Zero (CC0). So whether you're an artist or a designer, an educator or a student, a professional or a hobbyist, you now have more than 375,000 images of artworks from our collection to use, share, and remix—without restriction. This policy change to Open Access is an exciting milestone in The Met's digital evolution, and a strong statement about increasing access to the collection and how to best fulfill the Museum's mission in a digital age."

Link:

http://metmuseum.org/blogs/digital-underground/2017/open-access-at-the-met

From feeds:

Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) » lkfitz's bookmarks

Tags:

oa.new oa.museums oa.metropolitan_museum oa.glam oa.metadata oa.pd oa.licensing oa.data oa.images oa.digitization oa.creative_commons oa.policies oa.wikimedia

Added:

07/17/2017, 12:44