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This guide highlights image collections subscribed to by the Loyola University Libraries and selected collections openly available on the Web.
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Selected Image Collections on the Web

Licensed Art Collections

  • Grove Art Online
    Comprises the full text of The Dictionary of Art, (34 vols) The Oxford Companion to Western Art. Including ongoing additions of new and updated articles, over 1,500 thumbnail art images and line drawings displayed in the text of articles.
  • Saskia Art Images Collection
    Collection contains 30,000 digital images of paintings, sculpture and architecture, including images from the Prado, the Kunsthistorisches, the Uffizi, and the Louvre and archaeological sites in Greece, Italy, Turkey and Egypt.
  • ARTstor
    A digital library of approximately 700,000 images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes.

Newspaper Images

  • AP Images (Associated Press)
    One of the largest collections of historical and contemporary imagery. AP photographers have captured the greatest moments in history, news, sports and entertainment.
  • Historical Newspapers (Proquest)
    Includes the Chicago Tribune (1890-1985), the Chicago Defender (1905 -1975), and the New York Times (1850-2001). Use the "more options" feature to limit to illustrations or photographs.
  • Photographs from the Chicago Daily News: 1902-1933
    Includes 55,000 images captured on glass plate negatives between 1902 and 1933 by photographers of the Chicago Daily News.

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