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Interdisciplinary guide to key educational image resources

"Mineralization properties of ice," 2017, (CU123783) by Glenn Dolphin, is used under a CC BY 4.0 License. Courtesy of Libraries and Cultural Resources Digital Collections, University of Calgary. Modifications to this image include cropping.


Whether artworks, photographs, maps, charts, or visualizations, images or visual materials can serve as excellent scholarly sources in your research and learning, as well as compelling resources that enhance, clarify, or support arguments you make in your writing or presentations.

This guide will help you find images in library databases as well as on the web, and provide guidance on how to ethically use and cite images and other visual resources in your work.

Key Image Resources