Smithsonian releases 2.8 million images into public domain - with more to come

Originally published at: https://eduk8.me/2020/03/smithsonian-releases-2-8-million-images-into-public-domain-with-more-to-come/

For the first time in its 174-year history, the Smithsonian has released 2.8 million high-resolution two- and three-dimensional images from across its collections onto an open access online platform for patrons to peruse and download free of charge. Featuring data and material from all 19 Smithsonian museums, nine research centers, libraries, archives and the National Zoo, theā€¦