Recently added to Eight Centuries: Tate Collection Catalog
15 May 2023 by Paratext Editorial

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Paratext is pleased to announce a new source available to your patrons. Now ready to search in Eight Centuries: the Tate Collection.

Founded in 1897 and originally named the National Gallery of British Art, the Tate has since grown into a four gallery institution spread across the UK, from London to Liverpool and Cornwall. The Tate Collection in Eight Centuries contains records for the nearly 70,000 objects that comprise the holdings of the museum. Links to the Tate catalog in each record provide access to full images where available.

Within this fascinating art collection, find one of the most complete J.M.W. Turner collections in the world, works by twentieth-century photographic master Robert Mapplethorpe, examples of nineteenth century caricature and satire, and much more.


Users of Eight Centuries can access entries from the Tate Collection. Check your institution’s database subscriptions to find if you have access to Eight Centuries, or sign up for a free trial at

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