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Thousands of years of visual culture available free through Wellcome Images

Over 100,000 high resolution images including manuscripts, paintings, etchings, early photography and advertisements are now freely available through Wellcome Images. Drawn from the Wellcome Library’s vast historical holdings, the out of copyright images are being released under the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) … Continue reading

21. January 2014 by jfurnes1
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New databases at ECA Library!

From 16th January 2012 the following new databases will be available for all students and staff. They will be listed in the A-Z of databases on the University Library website and in the University Library subject guides for Art & … Continue reading

11. January 2012 by jane furness
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A stitch in time: Victorian knitting guides available online

From complex and intricate fancy work to the very practical garments for sailors, many types of knitting are included in this unique collection of Victorian knitting manuals from the Knitting Reference Library located at Winchester School of Art Library, University … Continue reading

28. September 2011 by jane furness
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Beyond Google Images Part 4

This series of posts is adapted from the Library Information Seminar “Beyond Google Images”, which looks at issues and problems faced when sourcing images from the web and gives examples of a range of useful image resources available to College … Continue reading

09. December 2010 by jfurnes1
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Find different sizes of the same image with Bing

A common problem with images found using internet search engines is that they look right but aren’t a suitable size for our needs – usually too small. Microsoft’s search engine Bing has just introduced a feature that helps address this … Continue reading

18. March 2010 by jfurnes1
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Beyond Google Images Part 3

This series of posts is adapted from the Library Information Seminar “Beyond Google Images”, which looks at issues and problems faced when sourcing images from the web and gives examples of a range of useful image resources available to College … Continue reading

15. March 2010 by jfurnes1
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Beyond Google Images Part 2

This series of posts is adapted from the Library Information Seminar “Beyond Google Images”, which looks at issues and problems faced when sourcing images from the web and gives examples of a range of useful image resources available to College … Continue reading

12. January 2010 by jfurnes1
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Beyond Google Images Part 1

This series of posts is adapted from the Library Information Seminar “Beyond Google Images”, which looks at issues and problems faced when sourcing images from the web and gives examples of a range of useful image resources available to College … Continue reading

26. November 2009 by jfurnes1
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