Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
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Wallace Library


Finding Images

Access, descriptions, and help guides for the numerous sources of images that Wheaton owns and licenses.

    • Public Domain & Creative Commons Images
      Creative Commons Search
      Search multiple sources of creative commons licensed material directly from the creative commons site.Wikimedia Commons
      An excellent site devoted to public domain and creative commons licensed images.

      Flickr Creative Commons
      Searches the popular image sharing site for images licensed explicitly as available for reuse.

      Getty Images
      Stock commercial photos and images. Their new (as of March 2014) embed tool lets you freely use thousands of images on web sites, blogs, and social media.

      Library of Congress - Prints and Photographs
      Contains catalog records and digital images representing a cross-section of pictures held by the Prints & Photographs Division of the LOC. Many are in the public domain.

      NYPL Digital Gallery
      Hundreds of thousands of digital images of historical materials from the New York Public Library. Images may be freely downloaded for research and personal purposes.

A few of the better sources for finding public domain and creative commons images, which are explicitly available for use and reuse.

Need Help with Images?

Contact: Amy Bocko x3573

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