Library

Video, Images & Clipart

 

Images Databases

Ad*Access   http://library.duke.edu/digitalcollections/adaccess/
The John W. Harlman Center for Sales, Advertising and Marketing History at Duke University has images of over 7,000 U.S. and Canadian advertisements covering five product categories - Beauty and Hygiene, Radio, Television, Transportation, and World War II propaganda - dated between 1911 and 1955.

American Libraries Directory of Primary Source Images      http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/rusa/resources/usingprimarysources/index.cfm
Open-access digital image collections from libraries, archives and historical societies.  Collections include American Memory, Avalon Project, EuroDocs, Gallica and many more.

Flickr with Creative Commons    http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/
Millions of images have been contributed by avid amateur and professional photographers.  All cleared for academic usage, with attribution.

Gimp Savvy   http://gimp-savvy.com/PHOTO-ARCHIVE/
This site contains over 27,000 free photos and images.  It is quick, requires no sign up and it's archived photos are all copyright free.

Google Images  http://www.google.com/imghp?hl=en&tab=wi
An excellent source of images online.

HistoryPin    http://www.historypin.com/
A collection of primary source photos on historical topics created by end users. 

MorgueFile    http://www.morguefile.com/
Public image archive which contains free stock photos for corporate and public use.

Stock.XCHNG   http://www.sxc.hu/
Owned by Getty Images, this site contains free stock photos for corporate and public use.  Requires a login.
 

Video

AcademicEarth.org   http://www.academicearth.org
Full length lectures and presentations from a variety of colleges and universities.

DNATube   http://www.dnatube.com/
This site encourages scientists to upload videos of their studies, lectures and seminars.

Internet Archive's Moving Image Archive  http://www.archive.org/details/movies
This online library contains "thousands of digital movies ranging from classic full-letnth films, alternative news broadcasts, as well as cartoonos and concerts."

LabAction    http://www.labaction.com
Provides videos, to watch or upload, on a range of scientific subjects including biotechnology, cloning, human genetics, and genetic disorders.

Openvideo.org    http://www.open-video.org/
"The purpose of the Open Video Project is to collect and make available a repository of digitized video content for the digital video, multimedia retrieval, digital library, and other research communities."  The site contains useful material for the general public as well.

ResearchChannel.org    http://www.researchchannel.org/
Freely available full-length lectures and presentations from major research universities.

Vanderbilt TV News Archive   http://tvnews.vanderbilt.edu/
A collection of network news broadcasts - ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, PBS, from 1968 to the present.  Copies of videotape available on a loan basis.  Fee charged.

Clip Art

Discovery School   http://school.discoveryeducation.com/clipart/