Digital Initiatives

The Frick Art Reference Library supports innovative ways of studying art and art history through digital initiatives that serve an international research community. The Library makes items in its collections freely available online, fosters partnerships that expand digital access, and creates projects that further understanding and engagement with its rich holdings.

Frick Digital Collections

Access digital images of works of art, archival materials, and books in the collections of the Frick Art Reference Library.

Frick Digital Collections


Internet Archive

Discover full-text books from the collections that have been digitized through the Frick Art Reference Library’s partnership with the Internet Archive.

Internet Archive


Digital Studio

Learn how the Digital Studio makes resources from the collections of the Frick Art Reference Library freely available through Frick Digital Collections and the Internet Archive.

Digital Studio


Web Archives

Explore archived websites and other digital information related to art and art history, preserved through the Frick Art Reference Library’s partnership with the New York Art Resources Consortium (NYARC).

Web Archives


Digital Archives

Browse digitized items from The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library Archives, including records related to art historical scholarship and the history of the Frick family and institution.

Digital Archives


Archives Directory for the History of Collecting in America

Locate archival repositories for primary source materials related to American galleries, dealers, and collectors.

Archives Directory


Archives Transcription

Help The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library Archives make historical documents more accessible by transcribing digitized materials.

Archives Transcription


Photoarchive Mapping

Explore an interactive map of the photograph expeditions organized by Helen Clay Frick between 1922 and 1967, which documented works of art in private collections and small public collections throughout the United States.

Photoarchive Mapping


PHAROS

Learn about the partnership of the Frick Art Reference Library with The International Consortium of Photo Archives (PHAROS).

PHAROS


ARIES

Create a free account to use the ARt Image Exploration Space (ARIES), an interactive tool for manipulating and comparing digital images.

ARIES