A Good Place to Begin
ARTstor - subscription to images in arts, architecture, humanities & sciences. See subject guides or citation examples
ArtBabble -showcases high-definition videos on art. Launched by the Indianapolis Museum of Art.
Art in Context - information about artists and where to find their work; including images, exhibitions and museums
Artsy - online platform partnered with 1,500 + leading galleries, 200 + museums and institutional partners. See also Artsy Education.
Open Images - from the J. Paul Getty Museum makes available, without charge, all digital images the Getty holds rights ro that are in the public domain to be used for any purpose.
Google Art Project-
online platform for access to more than
40,000 high-res images of works from partner
Google Art Project on YOUTube
New York Public Library - free and open access to over 700,000 images including
illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints,
photographs and more. see All Collection Guide
Metropolitan's Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History chronological, geographical & thematic exploration of art
Museum of Online Museums (MoOM) - Excellent site with links to museums, permanent collections, galleries, exhibitions and shows
Smarthistory- Khan Academy is the leading open education resources for art history. Explore site by timeline, style, artist or themes. Smarthistory creates videos for the Google Art Project called Smarthistory & the Art Project. See also Smarthistory on Flickr with over 9,000 images
YouTube EDU - Art educational videos and channels of universities and colleges
Images -is one of the world's richest and most unique collections iwth themes ranging from medical and social history to contemporary, healthcare and biomedical science. (Creative Commons)
||American Craft Council Library Digital Collections
An open-access online compendium containing thousands of unique images, documents, and media
search Artists by name; Artworks by Title, Art Museums or Art Movement
||The Art Story
Art movements, artists, theory, progression of art; current modern art exhibitions and
features; artist section includes links to current
exhibitions, featured books, articles, interviews,
video and audio clips
Index of artists and their work
Digital Archive contains images, video, audio, publications from the New Museum's program and institutional history.
||TIME Magazine covers
Illustrated Newspaper Supplements Library of Congress on Flickr.
Map Collections from David Ramsey - historical map collection has over 22,000 maps and images online of rare 18th & 19th century north and south American maps and other cartographic materials.