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New book on Italian Renaissance art

A New History of Italian Renaissance Art; Stephen J. Campbell and Michael W. Cole New to Commercial Road Library, this volume is impressive in size, content and illustrations. The chronology of the flowering of the Renaissance in Italy is presented … Continue reading

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Museum removes copyright restrictions from 10,000+ images

The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore USA  has removed copyright restrictions from more than 10,000 images of works in its collections.  These  images are now licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0) The objects in the internationally renowned collection … Continue reading

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National Gallery of Art Washington; Open Access Images

The NGA has launched an open access policy for digital images of works of art believed to be in the public domain. Lecture-quality images of these works are now available free of charge for commercial or non-commercial use with no … Continue reading

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Google SketchUp: 3D modelling

Google say their SketchUp software is “Intuitive, fun and free for anyone to use”. It is available to download online.

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books, books, books!

We have a vast selection of fabulous art and design books for you to borrow at Commercial Road Library. You will find books on your subject but be prepared to be sidetracked and inspired as you browse. Find them on … Continue reading

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VADS: free art and design images for education

Free! Copyright cleared! Over 100,000 art and design images for UK educational use. Don’t forget to look at The Learning Index learning and teaching resources – great for design and crafts – written by experts in the field.

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Library e-resource:education-friendly image use

The Library supplies many image-rich e-resources where the images are licensed for educational use, so you don’t need to worry about copyright. Take a look at the Finding Images Online webpage for listings of e-resources, archives, image-sharing and museum websites. … Continue reading

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Library Space exhibition – Clare Hannigan

On display in the Commercial Road Library Gallery Space Clare Hannigan  Exhibition 26 September – 14 October 2011 Clare’s work from her foundation year at LondonMet. She makes humorous and inventive re-use of doll parts and ceramic animals. Her hybrid … Continue reading

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