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Hope Library Guides

.General Research Databases: Finding Images

Databases helpful for research in various disciplines.

Library Image Databases

The library has several databases that provide image resources

Images on the Web

There are many fantastic images collections freely available on the web.  Most are familiar with doing a Google Image search.  However, these kinds of searches rarely unearth the millions of images available in museum and library digital collections.  A few major examples are listed below.  However, you can find more of these collections by browsing the websites of most major art museums and research libraries.  For images related to a specific part of the US or another country, try looking for historical society collections or national archives of those areas.

Research/Instruction Librarians