This is such a great way to lose an hour or two online! The Metropolitan Museum of Art has grown its image archive online by 400,000. The museum is allowing free access to the images and free non-commercial use. They’ll be Open Access for Scholarly Content (OASC) which means they’re freely available to use for scholarly and academic publication. My only question is what took you so long? It’s 2014!
Here’s some highlights from the museum collection..
There’s something for everyone in the collection! Go browse and search the Metropolitan Museum of Art online database at their website here. It’s much better for the soul than scrolling through cat pictures and celebrity gossip on your facebook news feed!