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ARTstor is a nonprofit digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and teaching purposes.
CREDO contains dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopedias, quotations and atlases, plus a wide range of subject-specific titles.
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Check out these tips on finding images online and guidelines for using them from the Colgate University Visual Resources Library.
Creative Commons: CC Search
CC Search is a tool that allows openly licensed and public domain works to be discovered and used by everyone. Creative Commons, the nonprofit behind CC Search, is the maker of the CC licenses, used over 1.4 billion times to help creators share knowledge and creativity online.
Flickr Creative Commons
Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.
Smithsonian Open Access
View, download, share, and reuse high-resolution two- and three-dimensional images from the Smithsonian Institute's open access platform. The collection features images and data from across the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, nine research centers, libraries, archives, and the National Zoo.
A collection of freely usable media files to which anyone can contribute