A digital library that provides access to thousands of digital images derived from a variety of museum, library and archival collections. Images support a variety of disciplines including architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design. Coverage varies.
Includes 1200 essays on historical photography worldwide. Coverage includes all the key people, processes, equipment, movements, styles, debates and groupings which helped photography develop from being ‘a solution in search of a problem’ when first invented, to the essential communication tool, creative medium, and recorder of everyday life which it had become by the dawn of the twentieth century.
Offers access to thousands of 18th and 19th century maps of North and South America. Also includes historical maps of Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania, and the world. Includes maps at various levels of specificity (e.g., city, country, continent). Coverage varies; new maps are added continually.