British Library Flickr CommonsBritish Library, London, United Kingdom
Description A descriptive note detailing the content and context of the digital collection.
Collection Type Broad terms that define the type of digital collection
Subject Broad terms or phrases that describe, identify, or interpret the digital image collection and what it depicts or expresses. Values were obtained using the Art and Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) by the Getty Research Institute.
Style Period Terms that define the styles, art periods, movements, etc. whose characteristics are represented in digital image collection. Values were obtained using the Art and Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) by the Getty Research Institute
Work Types Terms that identify the kinds of works in the digital collection being described. It typically refers to a work’s physical form, function, or medium in digital image collection. Values were obtained using the Thesaurus For Graphic Materials (TGM) by Library of Congress.
Openness Openness of the digital collection determined using the 4R activities by Wiley (2010).
Images uploaded to the site are released to Flickr Commons with no known copyright restrictions. Citation is recommended by “providing a link back to the catalogue entry or the British Library’s website“.
e.g. Image from British Library Flickr Commons.
e.g. Image from British Library / Cropped from original.
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