Images, Audio, and Video

Digital Librarian: A Librarian's Choice of the Best of the Web - Images

includes 500 well-annotated links to image collections

Copyright-Friendly Images

BUBL Link - Image Collections

has more than 150 image collections

Google's image search

Yahoo!'s image search

Bing image search

does not have an advanced image search page

Creative Commons

a nonprofit organization that provides a registry of "some rights reserved" materials, including images, audio, video, text. etc.


you can limit by image type (only images, only animations), by color (only color, only black and white) and by orientation (portrait, landscape, square, all), and size

Free Graphics

links to collections of free clip art, graphics, photos, webpage templates and more

Barry's Clipart

searchable and browsable by topic with links to other large clip art collections

PAV-Play Audio Video

"the world's first multimedia search engine," has indexed more than 12 million audio files, 18 million videos, and 600 million images

a single search retrieves all three in one shot


Hock, Randolph The extreme searcher's Internet handbook: a guide for the serious searcher Medford, NJ: CyberAge Books, 2009.