ARTS 264 - History of Photography - Course Guide: Images

Why Use...

Images resources such as, but not limited to, image repositories and encyclopedias, provide visual examples for your artist or even help you choose an image to research. Researchers use them when they need:

  • Examples of artistic works by a an artist
  • A specific image and/or related works
  • Holdings information for an artwork - museum or collection where a work can be found
  • Basic background information about a work

Images Databases

Box titles: capitalize first letter in key words

Reverse Image Search Tools

If you have a digital image of the item you are trying to research, use it in a reverse image tool to find similar images on the Internet.