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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2011 URL: Print Guide

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Famous Photographer Report (log in with your Google Acct)

5 page minimum in MLA format.

Works cited page (not included in 5 page requirement)
Must be in a clear plastic report folder and formatted in an interesting way.

Due December 9th.



    Copyright Free & Resuable Images

    Always observe copyright rules when reusing other's images.

    Google's Advanced Image Search Options - Filter search results by usage rights. Click "Search Tools" and use the "Usage Rights" dropdown menu.

    Yahoo Images Creative Commons - Select filters to refine search results to show only images that are licensed under Creative Commons. After searching, click the gray arrow icon in the top left of the page and select "Labeled for Reuse" near the bottom of the menu.

    MorgueFile - Photo collection that contains thousands of images that anyone can use for free in academic or commercial presentations. Searchable by subject category, image size, color, or rating. 

    Discovery Media - Log in to find images, video and more. If you need a username/password, email Ms. Reeves.


    WorldImages - 75,000 images that teachers and student can use in academic projects. All images can be used under a Creative Common license that requires you to give proper attribution when necessary. 

    Library of CongressAmerican Memory Project, Library of Congress - "a digital record of American history and creativity"

    The Library of Congress: Digital Collections - Print, pictorial and audio-visual collections

    Library of Congress Prints and Photograph Collection -- This site offers millions of digital images from the Prints and Photographs Division’s holdings including architecture, design and engineering, among other categories. A motherlode for US historical material, including Civil war photographs, cartoons, advertising, historical buildings, stereographic cards, and baseball cards.

    Time LIFE Archive Online Millions of photographs from LIFE Magazine photo archive, 1750s to today

    Antique Maps and Atlases - Fine and rare original antique maps, sea charts and atlases

    Anatomia - 4,500+ illustrations of human anatomy

    Creative Commons - Search for licensed for reuse

    Flickr - Search for "no known copyright restrictions" (Use only from home.)

    Far and Wide: the Golden Age of Travel Posters - Posters from the Golden Age of travel

    Florida Memory Photographic Collection - 154,000+ photographs from the State Archives of Florida



      Timeline of Art History: The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History, a chronological, geographical, and thematic exploration of the history of art from around the world

      Masters of PhotographyThis site is dedicated to sharing an extensive collection of images by the most acclaimed photographers of the 20th century. Each entry also links to other web resources about the specific photographer.

      Photography Collections Online: digital sampler for George Eastman House Collection. Organized by photographer (including Alfred Stieglitz, Man Ray, Imogen Cunningham, and more)

      The American Museum of Photography: A Primer on Processes;

      The Daguerreian Society

      Invention of Photography

      History of Early Photography

      Art Resource the world's largest fine art stock photo archive, with more than 350,000 searchable fine art images from the world's leading sources.

      Sample search of Gutenberg: The oldest producer of more than 15,000 free ebooks. All may be freely downloaded.

      Citing images in MLA format



      Try searching using terms from your assignment and adding : .edu so that you'll get better, more appropriate results.


      History of Photography


      Books from our Collection

      These books will be placed on reserve for the duration of your project. Please ask a library staff member for assistance in finding them.

      American Photographers Capturing the image Ann Graham Gaines
      Call Number: 770.92 GAI

      World Photography 25 contemporary masters write about their work, techniques and equipment
      Call Number: Call Number

      George Eastman photography pioneer
      Call Number: 770.92 BRO

      The history of photography from 1839 to the present day
      Call Number: 770.9 N


      Britannica's ImageQuest

      The username/password have been emailed to you. Please see Tracie if you didn't receive this information.

      Britannica Image Quest contains more than two million images from over 50 of the best collections in the world


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      BritannicaUse Britannica to find maps, photos, illustrations, videos, multimedia clips, and yearbooks from 1993 onward. Ask your teacher for the username and password.


      Los Angeles Public Library Databases

      Los Angeles Public Library databases
      These resources are available only with an ecard or your public library card.

       Art Full Text (Wilson) 1*
      Citations to articles, reproductions, and book reviews in periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins published worldwide. Covers archeology, architecture, film, photography, etc. 1984 - present.

      Art Index Retrospective (Wilson) 1*
      Citations to articles, reproductions, and book reviews in periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins published worldwide. Covers archeology, architecture, film, photography, etc. 1929-1984.

      Fine Arts and Music Collection (Gale/InfoTrac) 1*
      Collection contains more than 100 full-text magazines and journals providing resources for research in drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.

      Oxford Art Online 1*
      Access gateway to art reference content that includes Grove Dictionary of Art, Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms on all aspects of the visual arts.

      Biography In Context 1*
      Covers the world's most influential people, merging reference content with periodicals and multimedia, allowing users to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, gender, keyword and full text.

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