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The following image UK collections were identified in an early scoping study in September 2005 as being of interest to the HE community. This list by its nature is in no way definitive but may help others in future research.

Digital Collection Archive

89
Digitised: art + power
A collection of works by an organisation led by disabled artists providing learning opportunities for disabled people in the community.
FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography; FE - Art and Design - Performing Arts; FE - Education
88
Digitised: Alchemy
A collection of animated art and music by young people in association with workshops run at Watershed Bristol. The workshops are aimed at young people from local youth community schemes.
FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography; FE - Art and Design - Performing Arts
433
Plant Cultures
South Asian plants and the cultural influences they have had.
HE - Agriculture; HE - Asian Studies; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
74
Royal Geographical Society Picture Library
Substantial quantity of RGS collections of maps and photographs.
HE - Agriculture; HE - Geography; HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
31
Magee Photographic Collection
A collection of photographs and documents relating to the geographical location of Magee Campus, University of Ulster. Includes photographs taken elsewhere in the UK and in the USA.
HE - American Studies; HE - Celtic Studies; HE - History; FE - Humanities
165
Freeholder's Records
Collection of freeholder's records in Northern Ireland.
HE - Anthropology; HE - History
297
Galton Collection
The scientific instruments, papers and personal memorabilia of Sir Francis Galton.
HE - Anthropology; HE - History
184
I Dig Sheffield
Online guide to the archaeology around Sheffield and the Peak District.
HE - Archaeology
235
Stone Pages
A personal site which has developed into an academic resource.
HE - Archaeology
378
UK Fossils
A collection of fossils from the UK, primarily from North Yorkshire.
HE - Archaeology
387
SOES Fossils
National Oceanography Centre's collection of fossils.
HE - Archaeology
130
Secret Shropshire
Local history, natural environment and archaeological interests in Shropshire.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History
205
Past Perfect: the virtual archaeology of Durham and Northumberland
VR images and models based on archaeological sites of Durham and Northumberland.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History
252
Defence of Britain
A record of the changes to the British landscape as a result of the conflicts of the 20th Cent.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History
43
Gertrude Bell
Gertrude Bell's diaries, letter and photographs. Which document her explorations and travels during the late 19th and early 20th Centuries.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History; FE - Humanities
352
Shetland Museums Service Online
A selection of the museum's collections.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History; FE - Humanities
87
Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums: Explorer
A search engine for a selection of the collections held by Aberdeen's art galleries and museums
HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
149
EESOP Cambridgeshire: FenPast
Collection of historical items from Cambridgeshire's archives, libraries, museums and archaeological stores.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
183
IMAGINE
Tyne and Wear Museum Collections Online. Part of SOPNE.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
230
PastScape
England's ancient and historical sites, buildings and monuments. Commercial partnerships involve advertising in order to provide free map facilities.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
234
Society of Antiquaries of London Online
Wide variety of antiques and ancient artefacts across a broad range of subjects.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
173
Gathering the Jewels
The collections of the libraries and archives of Wales.
HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; Geography
3
Constance Howard Resource and Research Centre in Textiles: Material Collection
Staff and student works of art and teaching materials donated by Constance Howard.
HE - Art and Design
4
Fine Art course: Surrey Institute of Art and Design
Staff and student works of art
HE - Art and Design
15
Designing Britain 1945-1975
History of post-war, British design
HE - Art and Design
21
London College of Fashion: Cordwainers Shoe Collection
Shoes made by students of Cordwainers College, London College of Fashion.
HE - Art and Design
22
London College of Fashion: The Woolmark Company
Collection of photographs of wool products produced by the Woolmark company.
HE - Art and Design
137
Constance Howard Resource and Research Centre in Textiles: Slide Collection
Goldsmith college students' works of art.
HE - Art and Design
17
National Fine Art Education Digital Collection
Collection of images documenting a history of British, fine art schools and colleges.
HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
44
South Asian Diaspora Literature and Arts Archive
The SALIDAA collections of diverse materials
HE - Asian Studies; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Drama, Dance and Performing Arts; HE - Music; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography; FE - Art and Design - Performing Arts
225
ADIAC: Automatic Diatom Identification and Classification
Collection of microscopic images of Diatoms.
HE - Biological Sciences
365
UK Lepidoptera
An enthusiast Website for research and/or commercial purposes.
HE - Biological Sciences
366
UK Moths
An enthusiast Website for research and/or commercial purposes.
HE - Biological Sciences
367
Leicestershire and Rutland Moth Group
An enthusiast Website.
HE - Biological Sciences
381
Scottish Nudibranchs
Photographs of nudibranchs and other sea slugs taken by a scuba diver in Scotland.
HE - Biological Sciences
382
Sulawesi Sea Slugs
Photographs of sea slugs taken by scuba divers off the island of Sulawesi in the Indonesian archipelago.
HE - Biological Sciences
383
Geranium Gallery
Enthusiast's collection of Geraniums.
HE - Biological Sciences
384
BioImages - Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Large collection of natural history images.
HE - Biological Sciences
385
Hants Moths
Enthusiast Website of moths photographed in Hampshire.
HE - Biological Sciences
386
British Leaf Mining Fauna
Collection of images of leaves by a group of enthusiasts.
HE - Biological Sciences
16
Bioscience ImageBank
A collection of teaching resources donated by academics, researchers, learned societies, industry and individuals.
HE - Biological Sciences; FE - Sciences/Mathematics/Environment
393
Habitas Online
The habitas programme provides online access to the MAGNI collections. (NB: this is really 10 separate collections spanning the fields of Botany, Geology and Zoology). Good example of collection of collections.
HE - Biological Sciences; HE - Earth Sciences; HE - Environmental Sciences
77
Natural History Museum Picture Library
A substantial selection of the Natural History Museum's picture collection.
HE - Biological Sciences; HE - Mineral and Mining Engineering; HE - Geography; HE - Anthropology
13
HERBE (formerly BuilDNER)
Image bank of teaching materials for built environment students.
HE - Built Environment
395
CABE
CABE library collections of public buildings in England.
HE - Built Environment
279
Celtic Voices
A history of Celtic languages and culture.
HE - Celtic Studies
321
Celtic Coin Index
Celtic coins up to 2001 A.D.
HE - Celtic Studies; HE - Archaeology
237
National Library of Scotland: Scotland's Pages
Interactive timeline of Scotland's written history.
HE - Celtic Studies; HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
54
Drawn Sword: Macbean Stuart and Jacobite collection
Engravings and woodcuts from the Macbean Stuart and Jacobite collection, depicting the Jacobite rebellions.
HE - Celtic Studies; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
33
St Andrew University Photographic Collection
Vast database of photographs originating from Scotland across all subject areas.
HE - Celtic Studies; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography; FE - Humanities
50
Book of Deer
An illuminated gospel book dating from the 10th Cent.
HE - Celtic Studies; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies
322
University of Liverpool: Chemistry Art Gallery
Chemistry related artwork.
HE - Chemistry
323
Nick Greeves: Homepage
Academic home page, links to several disparate pages of 2-D diagrams and 3-d models of chemical structures. A good example of current practice in HE. Useful images for edu use, but no clear index or search facility. Hard to find even from chemistry home page. Plug-in registration is a pain and requires email address.
HE - Chemistry
443
Matter
Series of T&L resources covering several subject areas which incorporate images. Not an archive per say. Separate resources are developed specifically for HE and FE.
HE - Chemistry; HE - Metallurgy and Materials; FE - Sciences/Mathematics/Environment
358
ICE
Items from the Institute of Civil Engineers library collections.
HE - Civil Engineering
359
CALVisual
Results of research into use of computer imagery in engineering. The resources is designed as a 600MB CD Rom. An image of this can be downloaded. This provides an html interface to the database of images.
HE - Civil Engineering
368
Channel Tunnel Rail Link
Information about the CTRL project including photographs of each phase of development.
HE - Civil Engineering; FE - Engineering
298
Brunel Online
Only demo version of site available at present only. Full site with 6500 image due to launch in summer 2005.
HE - Civil Engineering; HE - History
257
Shahnama Project
Digitisation of scripture and illustrations of the longest poem in history.
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies
261
Lexicon of Greek Personal Names
Collection of images that serve as supporting materials for the lexicon project.
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies
296
Petrie Collection
Collection of ancient Egyptian and Sudanese archaeological relics.
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies
9
Clive Ruggles Image Collection
Clive Ruggles' collection of photographs of archaeological and archaeoastronomical interest. He also manages the overall collection at Leicester: http://www.le.ac.uk/archaeology/image_collection/
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies; HE - Archaeology
35
The Beazley Archive
Collection of historical artefacts and some of Sir John Beazley's studies of them.
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies; HE - Archaeology; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
430
Northumberland Rock Art
Rock carvings made by Neolithic and Early Bronze Age people in Northumberland, between 6000 and 3500 years ago.
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies; HE - Archaeology; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
397
Sphakia Survey: Internet Edition
Investigation into the human interaction with the landscape of Crete between 3000 B.C. and 1900 A.D
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies; HE - Archaeology; HE - History
356
CRSBI
Digital archive of British and Irish Romanesque stone sculpture.
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies; HE - Archaeology; HE - History; FE - Humanities
311
COMPASS
A selection of the British Museum's collections.
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies; HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
375
Art and Archaeology of Attica
An enthusiast site for educational and commercial use.
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies; HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
351
ARCHES
Ancient Greek and Roman history, specifically theatres. The project plans to begin a second phase to add more interactive 3d VR elements and multimedia.
HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies; HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Humanities
390
EMAP
2d images and 3d representations that form a digital Atlas of mouse embryonic development.
HE - Clinical Laboratory Sciences
251
National Library of Scotland: The Word on the Street
The NLS collection of Broadsides complete with transcriptions.
HE - Communication, Cultural and Media Studies
99
Screenonline
A collection of the BFI's films made available for educational establishments. Still images are also available to all.
HE - Communication, Cultural and Media Studies; HE - Drama, Dance and Performing Arts; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
355
Medical Photographic Library
The history of medicine and the history of human culture.
HE - Community-based Clinical Subjects; HE - Hospital-based Clinical Subjects; HE - Anatomy; HE - Biological Sciences
216
ToYourHealth
An online library of health resources, including galleries of hospital art and diagrams for teaching.
HE - Community-based Clinical Subjects; HE - Hospital-based Clinical Subjects; HE - Education
360
Database of Faces
A free archive of images of the face for machine vision research purposes.
HE - Computer Science
361
Database of Mammograms
Database of mammograms for Image Processing and Machine Vision research.
HE - Computer Science
362
Sequences for optical flow analysis (SOFA)
Image sequences designed for testing motion analysis applications. Often liked directly as a resource but part of Emanuele Trucco's web space.
HE - Computer Science
446
Turing Archive
Kings College Cambridge's unpublished personal papers and photographs of Alan Turing from 1923-1972.
HE - Computer Science
207
Royal Shakespeare Company Online
RSC's archived materials, including photos of actors, programs etc.
HE - Drama, Dance and Performing Arts; FE - Art and Design - Performing Arts
67
National Archive of Geological Photographs
A substantial quantity of photographs from the National Archive of Geological Photographs.
HE - Earth Sciences
388
SOES Rocks & Minerals
National Oceanography Centre's collection of Rocks and minerals.
HE - Earth Sciences
206
Peak District National Park Online
An information resource about the Peak District which includes images.
HE - Earth Sciences; HE - Environmental Sciences; HE - Geography; FE - Humanities
372
GEsource World Guide
Section of the Gesource hub which provides a holistic resource for 270 countries, including maps and satellite images.
HE - Earth Sciences; HE - Geography; FE - Humanities
114
Count and Figure It Out Together Online
A collection of interactive multimedia learning tools and clip art for educators to use in their teaching materials.
HE - Education
445
Scot's Guide to Electronics
Collection of T & L resources for the undergraduate electronics course at St Andrews. This was originally an Intranet resource which grew in size and popularity such that the author chose to make it available to HE students on the Internet.
HE - Electrical and Electronic Engineering
244
National Library of Scotland: Muriel Spark
A brief history of Muriel Spark, accompanied by a selection of images from the libraries collection.
HE - English Language and Literature
247
National Library of Scotland: the Chepman and Myllar prints
A collection of the earliest Scottish books, dating from the turn of the 16th Cent.
HE - English Language and Literature
248
National Library of Scotland: Scottish History in Print
Two important Jacobite commentaries published by the Scottish History Society. Both have been scanned and OCR'd to make them searchable.
HE - English Language and Literature
314
Canterbury Tales Project
Digitisation of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales with transcriptions
HE - English Language and Literature
399
John Foxe's Book of Martyrs
First edition of Foxe's Book of Martyrs Variorum Edition online.
HE - English Language and Literature
56
Catalogue of the Sir Walter Scott collection
A catalogue of the extensive collection of Scott's literary works on hold at the University of Aberdeen. Comprises a single pdf document of the catalogue by Bernard C. Lloyd.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
370
Palaeography: reading old handwriting 1500 - 1800
An online tutorial on palaeography with accompanying images.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
63
The Hockliffe Project
The Hockliffe collection of early, British, children's literature. Almost every available page in the collection has been digitised. (Note: images missing when checked 12/08/05)
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Languages/Literature
264
Art of the Book
Photographs from the exhibition of the same name.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Languages/Literature
32
MS Ee.3.59: A Life of King Edward the Confessor
An illustrated Anglo-Norman verse , written in England in the first half of the 13th Cent.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History
39
Burnet Psalter
Online version of the Burnet Psalter manuscript which dates from the 15th Cent.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History
131
Literary Heritage - West Midlands
Online e-books from local literary heritage.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History
241
National Library of Scotland: Robert Louis Stevenson
The life of Robert Louis Stevenson in his letters and sketches and in photographs of him and his family.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History
243
National Library of Scotland: Auchinleck Manuscript
Digital images and transcripts from a manuscript dating from the time of Chaucer.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History
305
Wilfred Owen Multimedia Digital Archive
Collection of items relating to the poetry of Wilfred Owen and WWI in general.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History
312
Ancrene Wisse Preface
Early thirteenth century manuscript. Digitised pages with transcriptions and translations.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History
41
Early Manuscripts at Oxford University
Ancient manuscripts from various colleges of University of Oxford.
HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History; FE - Humanities; FE - Languages/Literature
166
Greensites
An environmental resource guide for South Yorkshire, which includes an archive of forest images.
HE - Environmental Sciences
80
ARKive
Global initiative to document the worlds endangered species.
HE - Environmental Sciences; FE - Sciences/Mathematics/Environment
200
NESBReC
Images from NESBReC collections of animal species that inhabit Scotland.
HE - Environmental Sciences; HE - Geography
379
Forestry Commission Picture Library
Images from the forestry commission collections
HE - Environmental Sciences; HE - Geography
198
Nature Navigator
An archive containing information on more than 8,000 species of animal, plant and fungi that occur in Britain. The images are artworks of these species in the NHM collections. 4000 more images are to be added at some point (06/05)
HE - Environmental Sciences; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
121
Exploring the Potteries
A collection of materials documenting the natural history and cultural heritage of the Potteries area.
HE - Environmental Sciences; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
24
Russian Visual Arts: Sheffield University
Collection of materials relating to Russian visual arts which was vibrant during the C19th and early C20th
HE - European Studies; HE - Russian, Slavonic and East European Languages; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
440
IFR: scanning probe microscopy images
Scanning probe microscopy images from the IFR.
HE - Food Science and Technology
60
St Albans Psalter
Psalter created by the abbot of St Albans (1119-1146), written in old French. Translations and commentary are also provided.
HE - French; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
151
EESOP Norfolk
Maps and aerial photographs of Norfolk through the ages.
HE - Geography
371
Dundee Satellite Receiving Station
Satellite Images from the receiving station.
HE - Geography
373
Digital Egypt
Probably the same digital images as Petrie museum online. This site was developed specifically as a learning resource.
HE - Geography; HE - Anthropology; HE - Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies; HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
170
Greenham: a common inheritance
A history of Greenham common. Part of SOPSE.
HE - Geography; HE - Archaeology; HE - History
86
Window on Wiltshire's Heritage
A search engine for the resources held at 22 organisations around Wiltshire. Images not held at wowheritage.
HE - Geography; HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
150
EESOP Essex
Historical items from the Essex Record Office collection
HE - Geography; HE - Archaeology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
73
International Dunhuang Project
A huge collection of ancient manuscripts and paintings on paper and silk found Dunhuang and surrounding areas. They date from 400-1000 AD and most are written in Chinese.
HE - Geography; HE - Asian Studies; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
83
Am Baile
An archive of the history and culture of the Scottish Highlands & Islands. Includes Whyte, Cook, Nairn, Fraser-Mackintosh and Macpherson collections.
HE - Geography; HE - Celtic Studies; HE - History
34
"Statistical Accounts for Scotland, 1799 and 1832
Accounts of Scottish life from the 18th and 19th centuries.
HE - Geography; HE - Economics and Econometrics; HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - Celtic Studies; HE - History; FE - Humanities; FE - Social Studies
19
Charting the Nation
A collection of Scottish maps and associated text from 1550-1740
HE - Geography; HE - History
154
New Landscapes: Berkshire Enclosure
Images of the 190 enclosure maps and 158 awards covering Berkshire.
HE - Geography; HE - History
167
A Vision of Britain
A collection of geographic and historic data which provides a view of Britain from 1801-2001. Most of the images are in the form of an interactive map.
HE - Geography; HE - History
293
Digital Mirror: Maps
Maritime maps and early atlases of Wales.
HE - Geography; HE - History
236
National Library of Scotland: Maps
Some crossover with 'Charting the Nation' and the RLS programme.
HE - Geography; HE - History; FE - Humanities
258
Dartmoor Archive
A photographic documentation of Dartmoor
HE - Geography; HE - History; FE - Humanities
333
Digimap
Online maps and mapping data of Great Britain. The collection comprised of 'Ordnance Survey Data Collection' and 'Landmark Historic Map collection'.
HE - Geography; HE - History; FE - Humanities
49
Conrad Martens Sketchbooks I and III
A collection of the artist's sketches from his travels to South America during 19th Cent.
HE - Geography; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
152
EESOP Peterborough: Sense of Place
History of Peterborough and its people.
HE - Geography; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
450
Scott Polar Research Institute
Collection of arctic photographs and artworks. Only a small selection of the images are available for viewing online. Copies and reproduction rights must be requested from SPRI.
HE - Geography; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
1
Diversity Arts Forum (Formerly: African and Asian Visual Artists Archive)
Works of art by artists of African & Asian origin
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
25
Spellman Collection of Victorian Music Covers
Collection of Victorian music covers donated by Doreen and Sidney Spellman
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
37
The Pattinson Daguerreotypes
Collection representing Hugh Lee Pattinson's forays into this early form of photography
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
53
Aberdeen Bestiary
Manuscript written and illuminated in England, around 1200.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
62
National Fairground Archive Image Database
The archive's collection of fairground images
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
65
Durham Cathedral and Castle
Photographs and maps of Durham Cathedral and Castle. Includes a Web cam of the Cathedral.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
112
Cotton Town
The collections of the project partners, which include the Shaw collection, Japanese print collection, Russian icon collection, Oil and watercolour collections, local newspapers and photography.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
116
SINE
Collection of structural images from the North East of England, dating from 18th Cent to the present day.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
138
Design Council Archive
Photographic archive of the Council of Industrial Design, depicting the history of British design 1945-1990.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
139
Design Council Slide Collection
History of British design from 1945-1990.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
171
Ideal Homes
History of the South East suburbs of London. Part of the London Discovery project.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
182
Imagine York
Photographs of York held in the library collections.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
191
Architecture Link
Comprehensive study of 20th and 21st Cent. architecture in London. a.k.a. Meetings With Buildings, part of the London Discovery project.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
218
Insight: Archive Online
Selection of materials from the Tate archive collection.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
219
Insight: Turner World Wide
A single point of entry for searching the 2,000 works by Turner, held in private and public collections around the world.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
220
Tate Online
The Tate's collections online.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
229
Images of England
Project aimed at providing images of every listed building in England.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
231
PhotoLondon
Modern and historic photographs of London. A small selection of the overall collections of several London-based organisations, with links to full collections where appropriate.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
233
Corpus Vitrearum Medii Aevi
Medieval stained glass collection.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
246
National Library of Scotland: The Murthly Hours
A medieval Scottish manuscript dating from the 13th Cent.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
249
National Library of Scotland: Scottish Decorative Bookbinding
Collection of decorative bookbindings produced in Scotland during the last five centuries. There are plans to add to the online collection.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
272
Allan and Ferguson's Views in Glasgow
A set of early 19th Cent. engravings by a lithograph firm in Glasgow in medium and high resolution.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
273
American Postcards
A group of photographic artists' take on American culture after the presidential election in 2004. Photographs appear on the front of the postcards, with social and political observations written on the back.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
278
Illingworth: Cartoons in the National Library
archive of Leslie Illingworth's cartoons. Only a fraction of the collection size is currently available for viewing.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
280
Architecture of Wales
Collection of technical drafts of Welsh architecture.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
281
"Thomas Jones, Pencerrig
Life and works of Welsh artist, Thomas Jones.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
292
Digital Mirror: Pictures
Series of works of art in the NLW collections.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
294
Digital Mirror: Photographs
The NLW photographic collections including the John Thomas collection and the Geoff Charles collection.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
295
Framed Works of Art
Art works held by the NLW of Welsh or Celtic interest.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
304
Visuallab
Little information available on this resource due to user restrictions. Note: TASI has written a case study of this collection.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
316
Anthony Caro Online
Anthony Caro's sculptures. Items are intended to be viewed for sale, but linked from Artefact directory. Are they intended for edu use?
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
320
Public Art Research Library
A collection of images or public art for maintained for HE.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
325
National Gallery Online
European fine art from 1250-1900.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
327
CHILDE
Illustrations from children's books across Europe.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
329
V & A Online
V & A collections.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
400
Axis Web
Online guide to artists practising in the UK.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
403
Exeter Cathedral Keystones & Carvings
An collection of the figurative sculpture that forms the interior of the cathedral.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
405
Dulwich Picture Gallery Online
The gallery's online collection of European 'old master' paintings.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
407
Whitworth Art Gallery
Galleries collections of art and design materials.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
408
People's History Museum Online
Collection of material relating to the history of working people in Britain.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
410
Manchester Art Gallery Online
A selection of the gallery's collections.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
411
Gallery of Costume Online
The gallery's collection of costumes and accessories from 17th C to the present day.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
414
Southampton City Art Gallery Online
Selection of the gallery's collections of European art from 14th C to the present day..
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
420
Glasgow Guide
Photographs of buildings in the City of Glasgow.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
421
Hamilton Palace - A Virtual Reconstruction
A collection of images, most of which are actually delivered by SCRAN. An interesting example of a virtual collection which brings together images from diverse collection holders to form a single resource.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
424
IRIS
Collection of photographs by more than 300 women photographers.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
425
Eadweard Muybridge Bequest
Images of Eadweard Muybridge's pioneering work into the moving image.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
431
Painting The Weather
A collection of paintings under the theme of the weather.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
432
Paintings by Henry Scott Tuke
Works by English artist Henry Scott Tuke.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
435
RBS Online
Collection of works by members of the society.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
78
Art and Architecture
The institute's collections. Images have zoom function.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
271
Age Fine Arts
Paintings by Russian artists.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
437
Art Of War
Artworks relating to British war campaigns from the NA collections.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
84
Bolton and Bury Treasures in Trust
Collections from the art galleries and museums of Bolton and Bury.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
427
The London Group
Works by contemporary visual artists.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
66
Eamon Melaugh Photography
The artist's photographs of the Northern Ireland conflict. Run by the CAIN Web Service (Conflict Archive on the INternet)
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
245
National Library of Scotland: Pencils of Light
A collection of some of the earliest photographs ever to be taken.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
436
Secret Oxford
A collection of photographs of Oxford taken on election day 2001.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
438
Women Photographers
Collection of photographs by women photographers.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
85
Applause South West
Digital exploration of theatre past and present in Plymouth and the surrounding area.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Performing Arts
439
Yorkshire Crafts and Craftspeople
David Morgan Rees' collection of photographs of craftspeople in Yorkshire.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Humanities
70
The Electronic Beowulf Project
11th Cent manuscript of an 8th Cent poem.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Languages/Literature
2
Basic Design Collection
Student works of art from several HE basic design courses
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design
23
Public Monuments and Sculpture Association
Collections of British public monuments and sculpture.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design
136
Central Saint Martins: Museum & Study Collection
Staff and student works of art and teaching materials
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design
144
London College of Fashion: College Archive
A history of the college up to 1970
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design
169
Gateway to Glass
A database of slides of glass work by artists. The site also links to many online galleries and archives that feature images of glass work.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design
181
inIVA Digital Archive
A collection of work in a variety of media by artists from culturally diverse backgrounds.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design
5
Halliwell Collection: Bretton Hall
Works of art by A E Halliwell and his teaching materials.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
10
ARTWORLD
An image archive and teaching resource consisting of a series of holistic, multimedia teaching modules.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
12
Craft Studies Centre
Images of 20thC, British, hand-crafted objects, accompanied by reference books and artists' diaries. Organised as learning modules. Interactive experience not online yet 06/05.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
26
The Tim Mara Collection
Collection of the artist's works.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
140
Design magazine 1965-1974
Digitisation of Design magazine
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
141
Elaine Thomas: Adopting a Stance
Works of art by Elaine Thomas
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
209
Inspiration: Royal Academy of Arts Collection
Searchable database of works of art, rare books and archives in the RA collections.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art
204
PeoplePlay UK
Collections of the Theatre Museum.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Art and Design - Performing Arts
190
Luxonline
A collection of works by British artists.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
422
History of Advertising Trust Archive
History of British advertising. The trust funds it's charitable education services through commercial services.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Communication, Cultural and Media Studies; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
299
York Gate Collections Online
The Academy's collections of teaching materials, memorabilia and acquisitions.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Music
108
Church Plans Online
A comprehensive collection of church plans from England and Wales.
HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; HE - Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies
52
Royal Commonwealth Society Photograph Project
Collection of photographs from the RSC dating from the late 19th to the late 20th Centuries.
HE - History
59
Aberdeen Harbour Photographic Collection
Photographic history of Aberdeen harbour.
HE - History
118
PortCities: Bristol
A collection of materials relating to Bristol's maritime history, including the slave trade.
HE - History
119
Digital Library of Historical Directories
Collection of local and trade directories from England and Wales between 1750-1919.
HE - History
126
Dorset Coast Digital Archive
Collection of images that reflect the cultural heritage, natural environment and local history of the dorset coastline.
HE - History
134
PortCities: London
A collection of images documenting London's history as a port from the 1st Cent AD to the present day.
HE - History
135
PortCities: Southampton
The story of merchant shipping and port life in Southampton between 1930 and 1945.
HE - History
147
Etched on Devon's Memory: West County Studies Library - Print Collection
topographical prints of Devon from 1660-1870
HE - History
148
Viewfinder
Selection of photographs from the National Monuments Record's important collections. A dozen or so collections are contained within this single resource.
HE - History
158
FACET: The many sides of life in Kensington & Chelsea
A history of the RBKC and it's people. Part of the London Discovery project.
HE - History
159
1901 Census for England and Wales Online
Documents relating to the 1901census of England and Wales
HE - History
160
1901: Living at the time of the Census
A selection of material from the 1901 census chosen to provide a 'taster' of British history at the turn of the 20th Cent.
HE - History
161
Uniting the Kingdoms
A holistic resource documenting the history of the United Kingdom and France during the middle ages (1066-1603).
HE - History
162
British Battles: from Crimea to Korea
A holistic resource comprising a selection of the National archives collections on British Wars.
HE - History
164
From Weaver to Web
Materials relating to the rise and fall of the textiles industry in and around Halifax.
HE - History
172
Somerset Timeline
Holistic resource documenting the history of Somerset.
HE - History
176
Hidden Lives Revealed: A Virtual Archive
A documented history of poor and disadvantaged children cared for by The Waifs and Strays' Society between 1881 and 1918.
HE - History
177
Huntley & Palmers Collection
The history of the Huntley & Palmer biscuit factory. Part of SOPSE.
HE - History
178
History from Headstones
A collection of gravestone inscriptions from the graveyards of Northern Ireland. Maps of Northern Ireland with graveyards listed. Photographs of graveyards.
HE - History
180
Hantsphere
A local history of Hampshire. Part of SOPSE.
HE - History
188
Here's History: Kent
Kent CC archival material, which includes articles, maps and images, on Kent History.
HE - History
189
Living Gloucester
A local history of Gloucester through text and images
HE - History
196
Leodis
Photographic archive of Leeds.
HE - History
199
Northumberland Communities
Digital resources related to the area of Northumberland. Part of SOPNE.
HE - History
202
Local Studies Virtual Library
Selected materials from the Rochdale Local Studies collections.
HE - History
203
Welcome to Powys: A Day in the Life
A holistic resource constructed from diaries kept by people of Powys for one day in 1891 and 2002. Images to support these accounts from the collections of partner organisations.
HE - History
208
Rescources For Learning in Scotland
A collection that brings together resources from a number of collection in Scotland. Video clips do not appear to be available online.
HE - History
212
Slough History On-Line
Part of SOPSE.
HE - History
214
Twixt Aire and Calder
Wakefield district local history
HE - History
217
Tyneside Life and Times
Collections from the picture section of the Local Studies and Family History Centre, Newcastle Libraries Information and Lifelong Learning Service. Part of SOPNE.
HE - History
222
Unnetie
An archive of digital images showing life in the rural and urban communities of North Yorkshire in the 19th and 20th centuries.
HE - History
223
Victorian Times
A collection documenting the social, political, and economic development of Great Britain in the Victorian era.
HE - History
224
Virtual Chester
A virtual tour of Chester in VRML and photographs.
HE - History
238
National Library of Scotland: Mary Queen of Scots
The last letter of Mary Queen of Scots, with French transcription and English translation.
HE - History
239
National Library of Scotland: Experiences of War
The experiences of three very different people during World War I.
HE - History
242
National Library of Scotland: Robert Burns
Legacy of Robert Burns through documents, art works and transcripts.
HE - History
254
Collection of Historical and Contemporary Census Data
A joint project funded by JISC to provide access to census related materials for T & L purposes
HE - History
255
Historical Population Reports
A demo version only. 200,000 images are planned for the final version.
HE - History
260
On-line Catalogues of Western Manuscripts
The Bodleian libray's collection of Western manuscripts
HE - History
284
Thomas Pennant
Life and work of Thomas Pennant, the 18th Cent. antiquarian and naturalist.
HE - History
285
Promised Land?
A history emigration from Wales from the 16th Century onwards.
HE - History
288
Digital Mirror: Manuscripts
Variety of manuscripts in the NLW collections, from medieval documents to mid 20th Cent.
HE - History
289
Digital Mirror: Archives
Various handwritten documents in the NLW archive collections.
HE - History
290
Digital Mirror: Printed Material
Selection of materials from the NLW 'Printed Material' collections, including early Welsh bibles.
HE - History
291
Digital Mirror: Sound and Video
Selection of audio and video clips in the NLW collections, documenting important events in Welsh history.
HE - History
300
Three Centuries of Transport
Resource bringing together three collections of images on canals, aviation and railways.
HE - History
301
HistoryShelf: Scotland's East Coast Fisheries
Collection of materials documenting Scotland's East Coast Fisheries. Not all images are available here, some are found via RLS website.
HE - History
302
"HistoryShelf: Self Help - Edinburgh, Lothians and Fife
Collection of materials documenting 'Free Gardeners' society (similar to stone masons soc.) and learning and self education in Edinburgh, Lothians and Fife. Not all images are available here, some are found via RLS website.
HE - History
308
Hampshire Photographic Project
Local history of Hampshire through photographs and other items in the Record office collections
HE - History
310
IWM Collections Online: Photographs
Photographic collections in the IWM archive. For use as reference to access IWM archives, but medium size images are available for viewing online.
HE - History
398
MERL: Online Collections
MERL online collections depicting English rural life, split into four distinctsubcollections.
HE - History
401
Edwardians Online
Part of a resource that documents Edwardian life. (An example of a multimedia resource that contains a few images of interest that are not very easy to find)
HE - History
404
Ironbridge Gorge Museums Online
Images and objects of the industrial revolution from the museum's collections.
HE - History
406
Beamish Collections Online
Social history of the people of the North East of England.
HE - History
409
MSIM: Virtual Collections Centre
Collection of images of items that document the industrial revolution in Manchester. Looks like this project has stalled.
HE - History
417
EVA
Collection of images from European visual archives.
HE - History
429
Mundus
Selection of images from the missionary collections in the UK.
HE - History
282
Life On The Land
History of Welsh Farming in 19th and 20th Cent.
HE - History; FE - Agriculture
18
Virtual Norfolk
A documented history of Norfolk for T & L.
HE - History; FE - Humanities
82
Virtual Victorians
Virtual environment to explore Victorian culture and artefacts.
HE - History; FE - Humanities
109
Caught in the Web: Bytes of Torbay's Past
A history of the people and places of Torbay
HE - History; FE - Humanities
163
First World War: sources for history
A holistic resource documenting World War I.
HE - History; FE - Humanities
193
Tudor Hackney
A history of Hackney in Tudor times. VR walkthroughs, dramatisations and images are available.
HE - History; FE - Humanities
194
Object Lessons
Collections of the Islington Artefacts Library, with an emphasis on objects of educational value. 360 movable objects are also available.
HE - History; FE - Humanities
195
Ten Generations
An account of the changes seen in London over the past 300 years.
HE - History; FE - Humanities
354
SCAN: Education
A series of teaching modules aimed at students studying Scottish History.
HE - History; FE - Humanities
369
Aerial Reconnaissance Archives Online
A tiny proportion of the images held in the archives presented as an interactive holistic resource. Further digitisation is planned.
HE - History; FE - Humanities
441
Epact: Scientific Instruments of Medieval and Renaissance Europe
Collection of artefacts held by contributing organisations. (Note: offline when checked on 12 August)
HE - History; FE - Humanities
488
Visual Evidence: The Photographic Presentation of Landscape and People
A single point of entry search for three collections developed by iBase. See also George Washington Wilson at Aberdeen, Photographic Collection at St Andrews. Dundee's Photographic Collections do not appear to have been digitised.
HE - History; FE - Humanities
143
John Johnson Collection: Trades & Professions
Collection of printed ephemera on social history from 1508-1939, formed by John de Monins Johnson
HE - History; HE - Communication, Cultural and Media Studies
30
Internet Library of Early Journals
Digital library of British journals from 18th and 19th Century.
HE - History; HE - Communication, Cultural and Media Studies; FE - Languages/Literature
270
Scottish Screen Archive
A collection of video clips and stills to serve as a preview to the archives collections.
HE - History; HE - Communication, Cultural and Media Studies; HE - Drama, Dance and Performing Arts; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography
250
National Library of Scotland: Playbills from Edinburgh's Theatre Royal
The NLS collection playbills from Edinburgh's Theatre Royal
HE - History; HE - Drama, Dance and Performing Arts
57
Music of James Scott Skinner
Music sheets and handwritten
HE - History; HE - Drama, Dance and Performing Arts; HE - Music
47
Gutenberg Bible
The Gutenberg bible was the first substantial work printed from moveable metal type. Images were added to pages of printed text by hand.
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
68
COLLAGE
Amalgamation of Guildhall Library's Print Room, which documents the history of London, and Guildhall Art Gallery.
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
69
Photopolis - Old Dundee in Photographs
A selection of photographs from the Central Library and City Archives collections. Most were taken by Alexander Wilson and record the local architecture in Dundee from the 1870s to 1905.
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
71
British Library Images Online
A vast selection of the British Library's even vaster collections. Images not available online can be requested.
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
132
PortCities: Hartlepool
A collection of images documenting Hartlepool's maritime history.
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
133
PortCities: Liverpool
A collection of images documenting Liverpool's maritime history, including the slave trade..
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
145
Staffordshire Past Track
Material that represents the cultural identity and community history of Staffordshire. Note that TASI has written a case study of this collection
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
146
Windows on Warwickshire
Collection of Warwickshire's heritage, culture and famous people, including Shakespeare.
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
211
Swansea Heritage Net
Collections from various museums and institutions in South Wales
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
213
ThamesPilot
Collections of the archives and museums along the length of the River Thames. Part of SOPSE.
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
324
National Portrait Gallery Online
Growing selection of the NPG collections.
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
6
Imperial War Museum: Concise Art Collection
Works of art from WWI and WWII
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Humanities
7
Imperial War Museum: Posters of Conflict
British, Commonwealth and Western European posters from the First World War to the present day
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Humanities
426
Learning About The Holocaust Through Art
A collection of artworks that document the Holocaust. (Note that Grant Young coordinated the first phase of this project)
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Humanities
61
SCRAN
An educational resource of images, moving images and sound for schools, FE/HE and libraries. Includes the Hulton Getty archive and the V&A museum. Customisable teaching resources are available online. A vast number of subject areas are available.
HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Humanities; FE - Social Studies
185
Into the Net
An archive of football memorabilia.
HE - History; HE - Sports-related Subjects
117
Digital Shikshapatri
Digitised pages of the Shikshapatri, a Sanskrit manuscript. A video of a reading of the manuscript.
HE - History; HE - Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies
286
To Save A Poor Sinner
History of the religious 'revival' in Wales at the beginning of the 20th Cent.
HE - History; HE - Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies
364
The Gillies Archives of Plastic Surgery
A documented history of the work of the hospital during the first world war. WWII images to follow from Frenchay hospital.
HE - Hospital-based Clinical Subjects
306
Special Collections Digital Archive
Selection of materials from the Library special collections. Broad range of subjects across arts and sciences.
HE - Hospital-based Clinical Subjects; HE - Anatomy; HE - Biological Sciences; HE - Economics and Econometrics; HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
186
Ingenious
A collection covering a huge range of subject areas, including medicine, transport, trade, science & technology, entertainment & media and the natural world.
HE - Hospital-based Clinical Subjects; HE - Art and Design; HE - Communication, Cultural and Media Studies
11
BioMed Image Archive
A collection of images relevant to teaching in the fields of medicine, dentistry and veterinary collected by staff of the University of Bristol
HE - Hospital-based Clinical Subjects; HE - Clinical Dentistry; HE - Anatomy; HE - Veterinary Science; FE - Sciences/Mathematics/Environment; FE - Health/Medicine/Community Care
201
Proceedings of the Old Bailey London 1674 to 1834
The Old Bailey's collections of proceedings. Part of HRI Online.
HE - Law
113
"Citizenship: A History of People, Rights and Power in Britain
Collection of materials documenting 100 years of history of citizenship in the UK. A case study of citizenship in Birmingham is also included.
HE - Law; HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - History
376
Wind Jet
A project to beat three speed records. Archives include images of the vehicles and the record attempts.
HE - Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering
40
Bodleian Library/Toyota City Imaging Project
A collection of motoring and transport images from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera.
HE - Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Fine/Applied Art; FE - Humanities
226
IMechE online
iMechE has a collection of images documenting the history of Mechanical Engineering in Britain between C16th and early C20th. The online collection consists of a growing selection of these images. Images can be purchased for commercial and research purposes.
HE - Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering; HE - History
129
Revolutionary Players
A collection of material documenting the industrial revolution in the West Midlands between 1700 and 1830.
HE - Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - History
64
DoITPoMS: Micrograph Library
A collection of micrographs of various materials for T & L.
HE - Metallurgy and Materials
97
"Black Presence: Sources for Black and Asian History in the UK, 1550-1850
Black and Asian history in Britain from 1500 to 1850. A holistic resource of images, documents interactive multimedia objects.
HE - Middle Eastern and African Studies; HE - Asian Studies; HE - History
412
Wilfred Thesiger Web Gallery
Explorer, Sir Wilfred Thesiger's less well known photographs from the Middle East, Asia and Africa.
HE - Middle Eastern and African Studies; HE - History
48
Genizah On-Line Database
Manuscripts from the Mediterranean area describing social, religious and cultural activities from Medieval times.
HE - Middle Eastern and African Studies; HE - History; HE - Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies
287
Roger Tiley - Owned By The Miners: Tower
A photographic document by Roger Tiley of the lives of the Tower miners over a period of one year.
HE - Mineral and Mining Engineering; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
153
Yococo
A history of mining in South and West Yorkshire.
HE - Mineral and Mining Engineering; HE - History
156
FARNE
Songs, tunes, sound recordings and photographs from across North East England. Part of SOPNE.
HE - Music
253
Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music
A collection of medieval manuscripts of music from across Europe.
HE - Music
259
Bodleian Library Broadside Ballads
The Bodleian library's collection of ballads printed in broadside format
HE - Music
107
British Music Information Centre
An archive of 20th and 21st Cent classical music which includes digitised sheet music and audio samples.
HE - Music; FE - Art and Design - Performing Arts
20
A collection of images of Ig structures
An academic's research pages which include images on his specialist subject.
HE - Other Studies and Professions Allied to Medicine
315
Shropshire Astronomical Society Online
An enthusiast's society website which includes photographs taken by members.
HE - Physics
46
Portsmouth and Macclesfield Collections
A collection letters and manuscripts relating to Sir Isaac Newton.
HE - Physics; HE - Pure Mathematics; HE - Applied Mathematics; HE - English Language and Literature; HE - History
29
Forced Migration Online
A huge collaborative documentation of the plight of refugees. Note - offline when checked on 12/08/05
HE - Politics and International Studies
95
"BOPCRIS, 1688-1995
Online archive of British Government papers based at University of Southampton. Only a small selection of the 40,000 papers have been digitised to date, but this still represents a large collection of images.
HE - Politics and International Studies
275
Troubled Images
History of the Northern Ireland Conflict. Only ten images available online.
HE - Politics and International Studies
94
British Pathe Film Archive
The archives of the British Pathe media company. Contains original film footage and stills.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Communication, Cultural and Media Studies; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography; FE - Humanities
8
Imperial War Museum: Spanish Civil War Poster Collection
The IWM's collection of Spanish civil war posters
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - European Studies; HE - History
142
John Johnson Collection: Political Prints
Collection of printed ephemera on political history from 1508-1939, formed by John de Monins Johnson
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
396
British 20th century cartoon drawings
British 20th century cartoon drawings
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
79
Act of Union Virtual Library
Collection of printed ephemera dating from the 1800 Act of Union between Ireland and Britain
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - History
240
National Library of Scotland: Churchill - the Evidence
Life and Times of Winston Churchill through documentary evidence and photographs.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - History
276
Ulster Covenant
Signatures from the signing of the Ulster Covenant in 1912.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - History
277
Campaign!
Political and social campaigning in Wales in the 20th Cent.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - History
283
David Lloyd George
Life and times of David Lloyd George.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - History
374
Enhanced British Parliamentary Papers on Ireland
Digitised pages of papers on Northern Ireland, from 1801-1922.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - History
58
The Voice of Radicalism
Documented history of Scottish regional struggle for the right to vote.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - History
110
Coalfield Web Materials
A record of the social, political and cultural life of the South Wales Coalfield during the 19th and 20th Cent
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - History
111
Cymryd Rhan! Getting in on the Act
A search engine for combined digital collections of 16 Welsh archives, museums and institutions.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - History
115
Llechwefan/Slatesite
A history of Welsh, slate quarrying.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - History
157
History To Her Story
Documents relating to the lives and organisations of Yorkshire women and the roles they have played in history.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - History
197
Moving Here
A resource documenting the experiences of migrants to Britain of the past 200 years.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - History
215
TUC History Online: The Union Makes Us Strong
Materials of the vast Trades Union Congress collections.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - History
27
Women's Library: Suffrage Banners Collection
Collection of banners from the Suffragette movement
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Sociology; HE - History
98
Belfast Exposed
A photographic archive covering the history of Northern Ireland conflict, the social History of Northern, as well as other works by Northern Irish artists.
HE - Politics and International Studies; HE - Sociology; HE - History; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography; FE - Humanities; FE - Social Studies
442
Connecting Mathematics
Multi lingual thesaurus of mathematical terms with accompanying still, 2D and interactive, 3D images.
HE - Pure Mathematics; FE - Sciences/Mathematics/Environment
444
MacTutor History of Mathematics archive
Images documenting the history of mathematics, including a series of mathematical curves.
HE - Pure Mathematics; FE - Sciences/Mathematics/Environment
394
Centre for the Popularisation of Mathematics
Interesting juxtaposition of mathematical shapes and sculpture influenced by them.
HE - Pure Mathematics; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
38
Birkwood Collection: Papers of Thomas Reid
The collective papers of mathematician, Thomas Reid
HE - Pure Mathematics; HE - History
51
Pascal's Treatise on the Arithmetic Triangle
Original text by Pascal
HE - Pure Mathematics; HE - History
120
Digital Handsworth
A digital history of the ancient parish of Handsworth, Staffs.
HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - Sociology; HE - History
122
Digital Ladywood
A digital history of the district of Ladywood, Birmingham.
HE - Social Policy and Administration; HE - Sociology; HE - History
91
Digitised: Neighbourhood
A community based photography project examining the theme of neighbourhood in the Bristol inner city area
HE - Social Work; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography; FE - Social Studies
90
Digitised: Reveal
A project run by John Frederick Anderson to produce a photographic documentary of the lives of 36 young people from the local area.
HE - Social Work; HE - Art and Design; FE - Art and Design - Media/Film/Photography; FE - Social Studies
210
Side Collection
Photographic collections of Side Gallery
HE - Sociology; HE - History of Art, Architecture and Design
192
Eastside Community Heritage: Hidden Histories
A cultural heritage collection celebrating East London's diverse communities. a.k.a. 'Young at Heart', part of the London Discovery Project.
HE - Sociology; HE - History
377
CLIVE
The Computer-aided Learning In Veterinary Education website.
HE - Veterinary Science
392
Electron Micrographs of Animal Viruses
A small collection of micrograph images, although each one is presented in a number of formats and sizes.
HE - Veterinary Science
174
Horseracing History Online
Photographic Negatives in the NHM collections
HE - Veterinary Science; HE - History
92
Digitised: Cherry Orchards
Works produced as part of a course of therapeutic sessions at the Cherry Orchards centre
93
Digitised: Imagem
A selection of photographs taken by young people from Bristol and Oporto, Portugal, as part of the IMAGEM exchange project.
128
Diduknow.info
A learning resource for kids exploring the collections of National Museums Liverpool.
187
Knitting Together
A history of East Midlands Knitting Industry from 16th Cent. to present day. Only a single video currently available.
256
Images of Eritrea
Personal page of Eritrean enthusiast.
307
Books from the Past
Collection of digitised books from Culturenet Cymru partner collections. OCR/pdf versions also available.
332
Education Image Gallery
Thousands of copyright cleared images for T & L. Covers full spectrum of subjects. Note that TASI has written a case study about this collection
402
Virtual Seminars for Teaching Literature
Series of resources relating to WWI, including Publications of the War, WOMDA and The Seminars. Mixed media. (Another example of rich image content which is not immediately evident)
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Virtual Tour of Oxford
Series of QuickTime interactive VR tours of the museum.

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