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Art and Art History: Images

Gateway into art and art history resources at UT and beyond

Search Google for images

Use Advanced Image Search option within Google to refine your search results by size, color, type, region, domain, etc.

Moving Images

Check out Moving Image Archive (from Internet Archive)

Free resource indexing over 2.5 million public domain creations; includes short, silent and art films, animations and cartoons -- all documenting our social and cultural history.

Prints and Photographs (Library of Congress)

National Gallery of Art

Search The National Gallery of Art (includes image search option)

Image Viewing Tool

Try Artcyclopedia's Image "Actualsizer" to view an image in its originally uploaded resolution.

Image Rights

Use the Digital Image Rights Computator to help you figure out whether it's OK to re-use an image.


Toledo Museum of Art

Toledo Museum of Art Collection Online

Search the TMA collection online!  Includes images, bibliographies and more.

LUNA Image Database

LUNA is the art/art history digital image database of the Toledo Museum of Art and the University of Toledo, with currently more than 275,000 images available to search and download that directly support the UT curriculum.  LUNA requires a login.

For more information on LUNA and to obtain a password, please visit the TMA website.

Search for images online and in OhioLINK

Saskia Art History Images

Saskia Art History Images is a collection of digital art images with a special emphasis on the core images required for teaching the history of Western Art.

OCLC's "Catalog of Art Museum Images Online" —  a growing online collection representing the collections of prominent museums around the world.

CAMIO is licensed for use by students, faculty, and researchers at subscribing institutions. Works of art may be used for educational and research purposes during the term of the subscription, if they are properly credited.  Images may not be published or otherwise distributed.  Includes photographs, drawings, paintings, prints, sculptures and more.

Art & Architecture Digital Media 

Art and architecture digital images from licensed sources, plus contributions from Ohio museums, libraries, and universities.

Art & Architecture Digital Media (world accessible)

Art and architecture images from Ohio museums, libraries, and universities.

The ART Collection

The ART Collectionprovides high-quality, digital images of works of art from museums around the world. The ART Collection highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, and covers the complete range of expressive forms. Images include a broad range of works of the following genres: painting, sculpture, photography, print, drawing, ceramic, textiles, metalwork, furniture, books and scrolls, architecture, and archeological finds. Cultures and time periods represented range from contemporary art, Native American and Inuit art, to ancient Greek, Roman, and Egyptian works, along with Japanese and Chinese works.

This digital art collection was formerly organized by The Art Museum Image Consortium (AMICO), a consortium of museums and libraries. The collection is now licensed directly from individual museums. Clearance of rights to The ART Collection is coordinated by Archives and Museum Informatics.

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