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Finding Photos & Digital Images
These sources will help you locate images. But remember that you must properly credit information taken from these sources, even if the material is considered to be in the public domain. See the Citing section of this guide.
Search by artist, artwork or art museum
Includes information on 52,000 artists
Discover Yale Digital Content
Search 250,000 objects from Yale's art museums and other digital collections.
Search for images available online. Advanced Searching
is available for more specific searching, including using the "Rights" menu to find images that you are free to use and share.
Metropolitan Museum of Art Collection Online
Nearly 400,000 of the Museum's high resolution digital images are freely available for non-commercial use. The Image Resources
To search for an artist as a subject, use the right-hand drop-down menu beneath the search box and choose in subject and type Last Name, First Name in the search box. Or you can just type the artist's name or the work of art in quotation marks: "Thomas Hart Benton".
University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
The UWDC provides quality digital resources from University of Wisconsin libraries to UW faculty, staff and students, citizens of the state, and scholars at large. Resources within the collections are free and publicly accessible online.
Reference Librarian & Collection Manager
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