Category Archives: Digital online archive

Talwin Morris on VADS database

VADS (Visual Arts Data Service) is the online resource for visual arts, and they have just launched one of the world’s largest collections of Art Nouveau designs for book covers by Talwin Morris. The collection is held by Glasgow School of Art … Continue reading

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Visual Arts Data Service (VADS) at University for the Creative Arts

  The Visual Arts Data Service (VADS) at the University for the Creative Arts (UCA) has released over 1300 newly researched records of old master paintings. The 1,306 paintings, which come from four of the UK’s most important regional collections, … Continue reading

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Maps Online David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

David Rumsey Map Collection free online database and blog at Stanford University The historical map collection has over 67,000 maps and images online. The collection includes rare 16th through 21st century maps of America, North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Pacific and the World. Popular collection categories are celestial, antique … Continue reading

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UK Hague Agreement for Industrial Designs and EU Trade Mark regulation 2016

  European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) Regulation (EU) No 2015/2424 of the European Parliament and the Council amending the Community trade mark regulation has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union. The Amending Regulation will enter … Continue reading

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Survey of London Blog

  Survey of London The Survey of London provides essential reading for anyone wishing to find out about the capital’s built environment. The Survey of London has explored London districts in its 120-year history, from Soho, Mayfair and Covent Garden … Continue reading

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Paul Mellon Centre is Now Open

Concrete and Controversy: The Architecture of Connell, Ward and Lucas Paul Mellon Centre in London, Bedford Square is now open Exhibition now showing Until 29 Jan 2016 A display of material from the Dennis Sharp Archive Drawing Room, Paul Mellon … Continue reading

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“May the Fourth Be With You” Star Wars Day

Commercial Road Library staff have really enjoyed putting together this fun new exhibition of SCI-FI books and the extraterrestial  influence on art, architecture and design to celebrate Star Wars Day 4th of May We couldn’t resist this Monday Bank Holiday passing by … Continue reading

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Copyright Free Images from the Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art  The Collection Online with over 400,000 images and counting…. Please read the website Open Access for Scholarly Content [OASC] and terms and conditions for images to be sure of copyright In Circulation Blog features in-depth articles and the … Continue reading

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Digimap New Instant Access to Registration

Good news from Edina who have improved the method of registration for Digimap our OS ordnance survey maps, historic maps and GIS/CAD database Instead of waiting 48 hours for manual activation registration is now instant See Digimap blog post for more … Continue reading

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Emma Davenport and Wornthrough Fashion blog

Did you know Cass lecturer Emma Davenport contributes to this blog? http://www.wornthrough.com/ Worn Through is a blog focused on dress and fashion news, events, commentary, and critique, specifically looking at the cultural and social aspects. Its primary focus is the academic … Continue reading

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