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Bridgeman Art Library
Bridgeman Art Library
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Continually Updated Resource

"Bridgeman Education is the online educational resource of the Bridgeman Art Library, which has over 40 years experience licensing images to the education sector. Our resource is an invaluable online digital library of unique images sourced from the world’s leading museums, galleries, contemporary artists and private collections." -- Introduction
"Online image database providing unlimited access to over 355,000 images, all copyright cleared for educational use by institutions, teachers, lecturers, librarians and students. Bridgeman Art Library represents over 17,000 museums, galleries and private collections, and over 30,000 artists. The comprehensive and eclectic range of images spans the curriculum, providing invaluable visual teaching and learning material on a variety of subjects, including: fine art, history, geography, politics, sociology, antiquity, literature and theatre, science and medicine, religion and philosophy" --OCLC

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Interlibrary Loan:
Not Permitted
Resource Advocate:
Keogh, Kristina
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IUB Library Subjects:
  • Interior Design
  • Apparel Merchandising and Interior Design
  • Art & Art History

Library of Congress Subjects:

Art -- Catalogs.
Art -- Databases.
Art -- Pictorial works.
Art -- Reproduction -- Databases.
Design -- Databases.