Our digitised collections are available to search online. Where possible we make the data and images freely available for re-use.

Oil painting showing a black man seated by a model boat while a group of young children watch him
The Negro Boatbuilder. Oil painting by William Parrott, 1851.

Digital Media Bank

Our Digital Media Bank is the best way of searching our collections online. There are currently over 28,000 openly licensed or public domain hi-res images of objects in our collections, alongside other digital content such as teaching packs.

The Digital Media Bank is also the best means of thematically browsing through our collections, and sharing them online.

The Keep

Some of our collections are held at The Keep. These can be found using The Keep’s online catalogue.


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