Created: 23 January 2019
Today, the Cleveland Museum of Art announced a major new Open Access initiative, releasing images of its public-domain works for use without restriction. Jane Alexander, Chief Digital Information Officer at the CMA, gave Douglas McCarthy the inside story behind the announcement.
Created: 15 January 2019
Freely offering high-resolution public domain images, the Musée de Bretagne is an open access pioneer in the French museum sector. Douglas McCarthy spoke with Céline Chanas and Fabienne Martin-Adam to learn about the genesis, impact and context of the museum’s open access policy.
Created: 14 June 2018
We spoke to Ben White, the Head of Intellectual Property from the British Library, about some of the treasures (and challenges) he and the team of curators and project managers have uncovered in their efforts to bring some hundreds of thousands of objects onto digital platforms, and show you how to use them.
Created: 23 March 2018
Michal Čudrnák tells us how openly licensed collections and creative reuse help the Slovak National Gallery reach new audiences.
Created: 31 January 2018
As part of our series dedicated to museums opening up their collections, Douglas McCarthy spoke to the Pinakotheken's Antje Lange about a landmark 2017 and her plans for this year
Created: 20 December 2017
As part of our series dedicated to museums opening up their collections, we speak to Hanna-Leena Paloposki, Chief Curator and Archive & Library Manager at the Finnish National Gallery