RESOURCE: The Getty Launches the Open Content Program

The Getty has released 4,600 high-resolution images, with embedded metadata in RDF format, and made them “free to use, modify, and publish for any purpose.” The Getty plans to continue making content available through its Open Content Program, which follows the in the footsteps of other museums, such as The Walters Art Museum, of participating in open culture initiatives (e.g. OpenGLAM).

dh+lib Review

This post was produced through a cooperation between Hugh Burkhart, Christopher A. Miller, Caitlin Pollock, and Jennifer Snider (Editors-at-Large for the week), Zach Coble (Editor for the week), and Roxanne Shirazi and Caro Pinto (dh+lib Review Editors).