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History 470: The Early Modern World: Images

A guide for finding sources for "Ways of Seeing and Knowing in the Early Modern World"


  • AP Images    
    Contains images and other material to supplement papers, presentations and projects: ·Photos - There are more than 6.1 million photographs from 1825 to today (up to the minute), with about 3,000 new photos added every day.
  • Artcyclopedia    
    An index that points the viewer to collections of artist's work found in museums and other web-site from around the world.
  • ARTstor    
    Collection of hundreds of thousands of digital images and related data. Also includes special tools to actively use images.
  • Bridgeman Art Library    
    Major database for European and American art.
  • CAMIO    
    Searchable image database of more than 95,000 works of art from prominent museums around the world. Showcasing a wide range of fine and decorative art, CAMIO provides high-quality art images for education, research and enjoyment.
  • Corbis    
    A commercial web-site with many contemporary and photography images. Fees will occur for usage.
  • Digital Librarian    
    A major source that provides many links to web-sites that contain repositories of images.
  • SDID (Sewanee's Digital Image Database)    
    Collection of images for teaching and learning at Sewanee. Also allows individuals to upload images for review or presentations. Includes an offline viewer for off-campus presentations. *Account required for access. Please contact Mary O'Neill for information-
  • Jessie Ball duPont Library, University of the South
    178 Georgia Avenue, Sewanee, TN 37383