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Management and Marketing at WSA: Image & Film Websites
Resources for Marketing & Management students based at WSA
The website of the Centre for the Study of Cartoons and Caricature at the University of Kent, Canterbury. One of the worlds largest electronic archive of cartoons, the BCA holds a catalogued database of over 90,000 images.
Images held on the BCA catalogue can only be reproduced if you have permission from the copyright holder.
Provides access to thousands of images taken from the British Library's collections which include manuscripts, rare books, musical texts and maps spanning almost 3000 years. The range of images available include illustrations, drawings, paintings and photographs.
Images from this website cannot be reproduced without permission from the British Library.
An online image resource for England's history, Viewfinder's gallery contains illustrations of the industrial age, social history, architecture and archaeology, dating from the 1850s to the present day.
Material downloaded from the Viewfinder can be used for personal, non-commercial use only.
Artstor contains approximately 300 collections, composed of over 2.5 million images. Users can examine wide-ranging material such as Native American art from the Smithsonian, Magnum photography, treasures from the Louvre, and panoramic, 360-degree views of the Hagia Sophia in a single, easy-to-use resource. You will need to select the University of Southampton as your institution when first using. JSTOR has extended free access until 30/06/2021.
Here you'll find digital reproductions of some of the items held in the Knitting Reference Library. This Includes a collection of Victorian knitting manuals and Sirdar menswear patterns from the 1960 to the 1980s.
Online art encyclopaedia, including the Grove Art Online, which provides extensive coverage of all aspects of art & design and includes an online image gallery. Please note, this does not include access to Benezit Dictionary of Artists.
PYMCA (Photographic Youth Music & Culture Archive) is a unique on-line Social History and Youth Culture Website offering image licensing, on-line learning and research. The PYMCA Photo Library contains over 100,000 images of Social History and Youth Culture, spanning more than 150 years.
Individual registration is required.
The Textile Museum of Canada holds a collection of more than 12,000 objects – cloth made primarily by people for their own use, as well as related artifacts. The permanent collection represents nearly 2,000 years of history and cultural traditions from over 200 countries and regions around the world. The TMC Collection Online presents an ever expanding database of images and descriptions relating to thousands of works in the permanent collection.
The Yale Center for British Art holds the largest and most comprehensive collection of British art outside the United Kingdom, presenting the development of British art and culture from the Elizabethan period to the present day. This website allows you to view digital reproductions of over 100,000 items from this collection.
No permission is needed to reproduce any of the images available through this online collections.
Box of Broadcasts - over 1 million programmes available online
Box of Broadcasts is an online off-air TV and radio recording service which enables you to choose and record any broadcast programme from 60+ Freeview channels. All programmes are then kept indefinitely and added to a growing media archive (currently at over 1 million programmes), with all content shared by users across other UK universities. You can create clips to use in presentations and compile playlists of your favourite programmes to share with others.
Archive of the Art Council's film collection which chronicles over 50 years of British art. A unique record of British and international post-war art, as well as of documentary film-making in the UK which includes material on Francis Bacon, Stanley Spencer, David Hockney and the Young British Artist (YBA) group.
An online platform for experimental and art films. Initiated by filmmaker and multimedia expert René Daalder, its goal is to make some of the best works of experimental filmmakers and artists accessible to audiences worldwide.
An online encyclopaedia of British film and television featuring hundreds of hours of film and television clips from the vast collections of the British Film Institute National Archive, and several hours of recorded interviews with film and TV personalities. These clips are supplemented by contextual material from expert writers and thousands of stills, posters and press books.
**Please note that video clips are currently unavailable (March 2020)**
A new free, experimental digital arts service developed by Arts Council England in partnership with the BBC which features film footage which spans the arts. Includes work by Jeremy Deller, Bill Viola and Nam June Paik.