Images, Audio, and Video


Digital Librarian: A Librarian's Choice of the Best of the Web - Images
http://www.digital-librarian.com/images.html

includes 500 well-annotated links to image collections

Copyright-Friendly Images
http://www.public-domain-image.com/

BUBL Link - Image Collections
http://bubl.ac.uk/link/types/images.htm

has more than 150 image collections

Google's image search
http://images.google.com


Yahoo!'s image search
http://images.search.yahoo.com

Bing image search
http://bing.com/images

does not have an advanced image search page

Creative Commons
http://creativecommons.org

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

Picsearch
http://picsearch.com

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
http://www.freegraphics.com

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

Barry's Clipart
http://barrysclipart.com

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

PAV-Play Audio Video
http://www.playaudiovideo.com/index.htm

"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

Source:

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