Data-Sharing Partnerships

Resources Featuring the Center’s Collections

Discover Yale Digital Content

This resource offers a way to search across Yale’s collections of art, natural history, books, maps, photographs, audio and video recordings, and other resources. The Center’s collections can be searched alongside more than 1,500,000 assets (and growing), including those of the Yale University Art Gallery, Yale Peabody Museum, Lewis Walpole Library, and Yale Library Map Collection.

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Yale University Library Catalog

The principal online public access catalog (OPAC) for Yale University contains records for more than 10 million items. This online catalog includes the Center’s Rare Books and Manuscripts and Reference Library collections.

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Art UK

Created by the BBC and the Public Catalogue Foundation, Art UK is a website which aims to show the entire United Kingdom national collection of oil paintings online. Its content represents paintings from thousands of museums and other public institutions from around the UK and beyond.

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Google Arts and Culture

Google Arts & Culture is a collaboration between Google and some of the world’s most acclaimed art museums. Powered by a broad, connected suite of Google technologies, this resource presents the Center’s collections with those of other great museums and is accessible to an unprecedented global audience.

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The Artstor Digital Library provides more than two million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. The library’s community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists’ estates.

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American Art Collaborative

The American Art Collaborative (AAC) is a consortium of fourteen US institutions—thirteen museums and one archive—working together to create a critical mass of Linked Open Data (LOD) around the subject of the visual arts in America.

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