Open Content at the Getty Research Institute

  • Alyx Rossetti Getty Research Institute
  • Teresa A. Soleau Getty Research Institute


The Getty launched its Open Content Program in August 2013. The Open Content Program makes high-resolution images, which are either in the public domain or to which the Getty holds the copyrights, available for download free of charge via the Getty's website ( This article provides an overview of the approach used by the Getty Research Institute.