Visual Resources

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Shared Shelf Commons

A free, open-access library of images from academic and cultural institutions, including Cornell University.

Bridgeman Education

Bridgeman Education is a complete visual resource offering over 640,000 digital images of art, history and culture from global museums, galleries, private collections and contemporary artists all copyright cleared for educational use.


Explore the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art's complete permanent collection of more than 35,000 works.

Cornell University Library Digital Collections List

A list of the Library's digital collections, with information about and links to the individual collections.

Cornell University Library Digital Collections Website

The Digital Collections website provides access to Cornell digital collections and offers faceted searching and browsing, a IIIF viewer for image zoom, a map interface for discovery of items with geolocation data, image downloads and a book reader for text content.
Birthing scene, 1990, ISB_01376

Rare and Manuscript Collections

Visit the site to view links to digital image collections and web exhibitions.
Bluebird, Eastern, Fuertes Illustration Collection

Databases: Images

A comprehensive list of image databases available to the Cornell University community, including licensed resources.
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University Photography Image Library

A database of images from Cornell University Photography.
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Flickr Commons

An archive of the world's public photography.