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Art Research Guide: Image Resources

Visual Resources Librarian

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VRC, Department of Art and Art History
Contact:
Office: 808.956.8781
Email: artvrc@hawaii.edu

Visual Resources Center (VRC)

University of Hawaii at Manoa
Department of Art and Art History
Art Building, Room 215

UH Museum Consortium images on Flickr

Images of public art on UHM campus.

See other photos by UHMC at Flickr

General Image Resources

For resources by subject, scroll down this page. 

For free images suitable for publication, List by College Art Association is helpful.

Open Access (or Public Domain) images

** Note: many major search engines and databases (Google, Flickr, Europeana, etc.) provide search filters that limit your search to freely licensed images.

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Asia

Ceramics

Design

Film

Hawaii

Illustrations

Logos

A selection of books with logos can be found in the Hamilton Reference section listed below. You may also find books of logos in the main collection under the general call number NC1002 .L63.

Painting

Photography

Prints

Science & Technology

Tourism

Sample Image from ARTstor

Image Credit: The Metropolitan Museum of Art from ARTstor


ARTstor is a vast digital image library with 2 million images!

Sample Image from Oxford Art Online

Image Credit: Museum of Modern Art/Licensed by SCALA/Art Resource, NY, through Oxford Art Online

Oxford Art Online is an art dictionary/encyclopedia that also provides digital images.

Sample Image from UHM Library Digital Collections

Hawaiian Photo Album from the UHM Library Digital Collections

Sample Images from ARTstor

Image Credit: Yale University Art Gallery from ARTstor

ARTstor offers 1.4+ million images in arts & humanities and social sciences. Free for UHM students/faculty.

Featured Book (Illustrations)

Illustration Index is available at the Hamilton Library.

Featured Book (Logos)

Bullet-Proof Logos is available at Hamilton Library.

Featured Book (Logos)

Logo Mondo is available at Hamilton Library.

Sample Image from Web Gallery of Art

Image Credit: Web Gallery of Art

Sample Image from Oxford Art Online

Image Credit: Museum of the City of New York/Bridgeman Art Library through Oxford Art Online