Folger Digital Image CollectionFolger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C, United States
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).
Folger makes all the images under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (CC BY-SA 4.0). Permission is not required provided that “you cite the Folger Shakespeare Library as the source and you license anything you create using the images under the same or equivalent license“.
e.g. Mr. Abbott as Romeo, [early 19th century]. Colored line and stipple engraving, 22.9 cm x 12.1 cm. Washington, D.C, Folger Shakespeare Library. http://luna.folger.edu/luna/servlet/s/727yj6.
For more information on acknowledging images with other citation styles, refer here.