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Research Guide: Images Across Subjects

  • Databases and Indexes @ LC

    ARTstor
    ARTstor is a nonprofit digital library of millions of images across a variety of subjects, contributed by museums, artist estates, and a variety of institutions. View, present, and collect images with ARTstor for research and intstruction. CHECK OUT Lewis & Clark's collections on your home screen! (more info)
    America: History and Life
    Indexes the scholarly literature on the history of the U.S. and Canada. Includes links to full text of the articles also included in JSTOR. (more info)
    Bridgeman Education
    Over 360,000 images from museums, galleries, private collections and contemporary artists all copyright-cleared for educational use. Visual culture of every civilization and every period from Prehistory to the present day across continents and civilizations. (more info)
    JSTOR
    Use the advanced search function to search within a specific discipline.   (more info)
  • Finding Images

    Creative Commons Federated Search
    Use one search tool, CreativeCommons.org, to search a variety of services, including Google Images, Flickr, Wikimedia Commons, and the web for Creative Commons-licensed images. Be sure to read their individual licenses for use permissions. (more info)
    Flickr Commons
    Provides access to the treasures of the world's public photography archives - includes the Library of Congress, the New York Public Library, the Smithsonian, the Getty, and Oregon State University Archives.
    Flickr Advanced Search
    Use Flickr Advanced Search to find images licensed under a Creative Commons License, and/or to search videos or more precisely across the vast range of images on Flickr. (more info)
    LUNA Commons
    Collections shared by institutions highlight historic maps, photo archives, art collections, and ethnographic research documentation. All collections may be used for educational and research purposes under "fair use." (more info)
    Europeana (European)
    Europeana links to over 4.6 million digital items from European museums and galleries, archives, libraries and audio-visual collections. (more info)
    Visual Arts Data Service (VADS) - UK
    Comprised of over 100,000 images, an online resource for the visual arts, derived from collections in the UK. (more info)
  • Magazines Online

    LIFE Magazine Online
    LIFE does an amazing job of making their content available online, in an intuitive interface, and they add content constantly. Propaganda posters, civil war photographs, and much more. (more info)
    LIFE photo archive hosted by Google
    Search millions of photographs from the LIFE photo archive, from the 1750s to present. Most were never published and are now available for the first time through the joint work of LIFE and Google.
    TIME Magazine Online
    Search their full archives back to 1923, covers, cover stories, images, etc. Great for viewing the changing American sociopolitical landscape! (more info)
    Wallpaper Magazine
    Offering interactive features like audio, video, and a blog, Wallpaper Magazine discusses the cutting edge in fashion, art, architecture, design, and technology. (more info)
    Aesthetica Magazine
    Aesthetica engages with the arts both in the UK and internationally, combining dynamic content with compelling critical debate and pushing boundaries while exploring the best in contemporary arts and culture. (more info)
  • Medieval & Renaissance Art Resources

    ART 333: Visual Perspectives on the Divine Comedy
    ART 451 - The Art and Culture of Sandro Boticelli
    ITER: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance
    A citation database for journal articles and books pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700). Citations for reviews of books, review articles, collections of essays, and many other types of resources are included. Updated daily. ITER also provides access to other databases, such as the Early Theatre database and the Medici Archive Project. (more info)
    International Medieval Bibliography
    An interdisciplinary bibliography of the European Middle Ages, covering Europe, the Middle East and North Africa in the period 300-1500 A.D. (more info)
    Web Gallery of Art (Europe)
    A virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture from 12th to mid-19th centuries. Includes guided tours of museums, interactive, full-screen views of artworks, and a glossary, among other resources. (more info)
    The Medici Archive Project
    A free, online, searchable database of letters and primary documentation from the Medici Grand Ducal Archive. (more info)
    Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists
    A project to present the full, unabridged, English translations of Giorgio Vasari's 'Lives of the Artists.' Each 'Life' will be supplemented by images and a bibliography.
    Mapping Gothic France
    With a database of images, texts, charts and historical maps, this project allows exploration of the parallel stories of Gothic architecture and the formation of France in the 12th and 13th centuries, in three dimensions. Beautiful images accompanied with 360 degree views accesible through interactive maps. Also includes interactive floor plans. (more info)
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