ResCarta is an open source repository for digital image collections, backed by the ResCarta Foundation, whose goal is to create, through collaboration, digital content production standards and open source applications that allow users to access disparate digital collections in a simple, user friendly process, leading to interoperability.

Visit the ResCarta Foundation and download the database and tools at

You can view an active collection using ResCarta at, maintained by Christopher Brannon.  You can contact Christopher at for questions.