Welcome to the flickr account of the Villanova University Digital Library!
Villanova University's Digital Library initiative assembles, presents, and preserves digital collections that support the teaching and research of the campus and the global community of scholars. We work with faculty, staff and regional partners to select and develop resources that enhance access for a wide range of disciplines and audiences.
With the exception of the images in our Image Collection (filed under Miscellanea here on flickr) and items which are too fragile, we scan everything as full-text preservation copies. The permanent link located in the description field of each image leads to the corresponding item page in our Digital Library browser, where you can see the image in its full context.
Please feel free to add tags, notes, and comments! We are only adding tags that correspond to the collection the images come from and one or two basic subject tags. We are interested in nearly any insight you would like to add, but we do reserve the right to remove any tags, notes, or comments that are deemed offensive or otherwise inappropriate.
Most of the items in our collection are in the public domain and we have made our scans available under a Creative Commons license. Those are the only items that will be available on our flickr account. Check the item's page on our Digital Library (there is a direct link to the item page in each image's description field) to verify the specific version of the Creative Commons license that applies to that item.
This account is maintained by Laura Bang, Special & Digital Collections Curatorial Assistant. If you have any questions or concerns, I can be reached via flickrmail or via email at laura.bang [at] villanova [dot] edu.
- Home before the Leaves Fall: a Great War Centennial Exposition 66 photos, 2 members
- dime novels and penny dreadfuls 139 photos, 8 members
- Just Pirates 5,427 photos, 1,034 members
- Old Maps 2,808 photos, 708 members
- Cartography 4,010 photos, 782 members
- archives & archivists on flickr 5,761 photos, 266 members
- Flowers Group 494,098 photos, 30,714 members
- Vintage Advertising 107,604 photos, 7,477 members
- advertisements 12,930 photos, 639 members
- Flickr Ideas 1 photo, 11,738 members
- Flickr Commons 2,202 photos, 1,941 members
- Philly 48,032 photos, 1,924 members
- Trees 302,752 photos, 20,037 members
- Pennsylvania 99,950 photos, 2,144 members
- I Love Trains 428,745 photos, 15,380 members
- Ireland 218,845 photos, 9,301 members
- Libraries and Librarians - Please tag the images you add! 49,195 photos, 4,403 members
- Villanova 386 photos, 41 members
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- June 2010
- Villanova, PA, USA
- academic library
- Villanova University Digital Library