Photographs and Pictorial Works

ARTstor

Alternative Titles
ART Stor, ARTStore, ART Store, artstor images
Description

The ARTstor Digital Library provides over 1.5 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities and sciences. It includes an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. Our community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates.

Collections are used for teaching and study in a wide range of subject areas, including art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, literature, world history, American Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance Studies, and more. All University of Michigan community members may search and view images; ARTstor requires registration to download images and use the software tools.

Note: To access the images through the mobile interface, you will need to create an account through ARTstor. Access ARTstor via the library's website and click on the "Register" link at top right. Create an account; use that email and password to login to ARTstor mobile.

Type
Images
Video
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9539
Mobile Version
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Associated Press Images Collection

Alternative Titles
AP Images, AP Multimedia Archive, AccuNet/Associated Press Photo Archive
Description

Online access to over 12 million photos with detailed captions from the AP news wire. Includes all photos from U.S. and abroad added in the previous 365 days (800 per day) plus many selected historical photos from 1826 to the present. Also includes 340,000 printed graphics (maps, graphs, charts, logos, flags, illustrations, etc.) and 36,000 news audio clips transmitted by AP, and selected publicity photos from PR Newswire, Prime Newswire, and other sources. Updated continuously.

Type
Audio
Images
Map(s)
Coverage
1826 - (All AP photos, graphics, and audio clips from the current year, plus selected historical photos since 1826, and selected publicity photos.)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9457
Access
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Art, Architecture and Engineering Library

Alternative Titles
Art, Architecture & Engineering Library Online Image Database (UMDL)
Art, Architecture and Engineering Library Online Image Database (UMDL)
AAEL Online Image Database
Art, Architecture & Engineering Library Online Image Database
Description

Images from this collection are part of the Art, Architecture and Engineering Library Imageworks, which is on the second floor of the Duderstadt Center at the University of Michigan. The collection primarily serves the College of Architecture & Urban Planning and the School of Art & Design.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9369
Access
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Saline Area Historical Photos

Description

This is a searchable collection of over 700 photographs of Saline, Michigan. This collection covers a time span of more than 100 years, from the 1860s to the late 1900s, and includes images of historic homes, buildings, people, and other subjects.

Type
Images
Coverage
Includes photos from the 1860s to the late 1900s.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9353
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MLibrary Image Collections

Alternative Titles
DLPS Image Collections
Description

Collections of digitized images of artworks, cultural and historical artifacts, etc., from museums and other sources maintained by the Digital Library Production Service (DLPS) at the University of Michigan Library.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9075
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Bentley Image Bank, Bentley Historical Library

Alternative Titles
Bentley Historical Library Images Collection
Bentley Image Bank, BHL
Description

The Bentley Image Bank includes approximately 5,000 digital images scanned from the Bentley Historical Library’s diverse collections of original photographs, maps, paintings, and other documents illustrating the history of the University of Michigan, the city of Ann Arbor, and the State of Michigan. While not a complete repository for every image, it showcases a digitized sampling of the materials available within the Library's holdings.

Type
Images
Coverage
1830 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9019
Access
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Flora and Fauna of the Great Lakes Region

Description

Provides access to selected images and data for specimen collections of the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology (Fish and Mammal Divisions) and the Fungus Collection of the University of Michigan Herbarium. The group of collections is map- and text-searchable.

Type
Images
Text Collection
Coverage
Selected images and data from specimen collections.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8997
Access
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Image Services Collections

Description
Collections of digitized images of artworks, cultural and historical artefacts, etc., from museums and other sources maintained by the UM Digital Library Production Service.
Type
Images
Coverage
Varies by collection.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8907
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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University of Michigan Museum of Art

Alternative Titles
UMMA Collections
University of Michigan Museum of Art Collections
Description

This collection contains over 16,000 high quality digital images of works in the collections of the University of Michigan Museum of Art.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8765
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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History of Art Department, Visual Resources Collections

Alternative Titles
UM History of Art VRC
UM History of Art Visual Resources Collections
Description

The Department of the History of Art's digital collection consists of images digitized from slides, books, journals, and prints as well as digital images licensed from vendors, original digital photography donated by faculty, and images provided by other University Visual Resources Collections (VRC). In addition to digital images, the HART VRC Images collection includes data records of the Eleanor S. Collins VRC Teaching Collections, namely the 35mm slide collection.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8769
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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