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Art and Architecture: Finding Images

The Art, Archaeology and Ancient World Library is the premier research library for the study of art, architecture and archaeology at Oxford. It incorporates multiple libraries previously housed in separate locations around the University.


Below are a selection of links and databases which are useful to Art & Architecture students interested in finding images.

Selected Image Databases

Restricted Access


Open Access


     Image-sharing Collectives

     Library Collections & Photo Archives

     Museum & Art Gallery Collections

     Other Image Collections

Oxford-plus Image Collections

Oxford Collections

Oxford Online Collections