The Hesburgh Libraries and Snite Museum of Art at the University of Notre Dame received a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in December 2017 to develop a unified online collections platform to encourage comparative research, innovative joint exhibitions, and deeper integration of artwork, rare books, archival resources, and cultural artifacts into University teaching.

Project Outcomes

  • Increase the discoverability and streamline the use of digitized cultural collections held by the University of Notre Dame
  • Maximize the research impact of the University‚Äôs rare and unique holdings
  • Strengthen the collaboration between the campus libraries and art museum
  • Further integrate innovative technologies into the library and museum ecosystem


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