YALE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
THE YALE-VAN RIJN ARCHIVE OF AFRICAN ART
31 July 2012 - Archive to remain online
The website, of the Yale-Van Rijn Archive, will remain online. It was previously announced it would close on August 1st, 2012, this is no longer the case. Further planning and technology initiatives will keep the Archive available into the future. Plans and migration strategies will be shared as they become available.
Additionally, the Ross Archive of African Images continues to be available for general access at http://raai.library.yale.edu.
The Ross Archive is a comprehensive database of over 7,000 images. RAAI aspires to reproduce all the illustrations of figurative African objects published between 1600 and 1920 in books, periodicals, catalogues, newspapers, and other publications.