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Image databases

 

Arkifoto
Image database on Norwagian architecture. Pictures taken by Jiri Havran. The database is a cooperation between the former Norwegian Museum of Architecture, Norske Arkitekters Landsforbund, Husbanken and Jiri Havran.

ARTstor
(Accessible to visitors in the library.)
The ARTstor Digital Library provides over 1.6 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences.
The community-built collections comprise contributions from international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates.
You are free to download the images to your own laptop and use them for non-profit purposes, e.g. research. lectures, or education.

DigitaltMuseum
Comprises images and information about objects in several museum collections in Norway, inclusive the collection of The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design.

Frick Digital Image Archive
The digital image archives of the Frick Collection and the Frick Art Reference Library.

Kunsthistorisk bildedatabase (KUB)
(Accessible to visitors in the library.)
Comprises more than 50.000 images from over 8000 years of Western art history.
Objects from The National Museum's collection is also represented.
You are free to download the images to your own laptop and use them for non-profit purposes, e.g. research, lectures, or education.