Visual Resources

Browse image resources

ARTstor

ARTstor is a nonprofit organization committed to digital collection solutions for libraries worldwide. It is comprised of over 2 million high-quality images and continues to grow. Users can find content related to the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences from outstanding museums, photo archives, photographers, scholars and artists. Content can be accessed from on campus, and off-campus with an Artstor login.

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.

eMuseum

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

Cornell University Library Digital Collections

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.

Cornell University Library Digital Collections List

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