Metropolitan Museum of Art Releases 400,000 Images, with Restriction

This is big!  On May 16,  the Metropolitan Museum of Art announced that it has made 400,000 images of artworks in its collection available for free download.  There’s one major caveat: the images are only intended for noncommercial, scholarly use.

We’ve cataloged the Met’s website in ODIN.  To get to the online collection, follow this path:

Collection    → → → →  Collection Online

Here’s a small sampling of what you will find …

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