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Images: Image Resources

A guide to finding and using various kinds of images on the internet.

Finding Images Online


Not all images you find online are free to use as you please. If you look for images through Google or another search engine, even those available through Himmelfarb, be sure to check the image use rights. If you want to ensure any images you come across are free to use, the Creative Commons Search only indexes images under Creative Commons licenses.

For more information on image use rights and Creative Commons licenses, check our Images and Copyright page.

Himmelfarb Image Resources

Open Access Image Collections

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