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Images: Starting Points

Guide to high-quality image databases and resources. Interdisciplinary image content, search strategies, evaluating images, & image citation guide.

Image Databases

The image databases listed here are some of the largest, highest-quality image databases available. All have extensive coverage of visual materials relevant to multiple disciplines.

Image Search Engines

These search iengines search the web or multiple image databases.

Visual Search Engines

Visual search engines search for images using image and visual matching technologies, rather than keywords, tags, or text.