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Images need to be cited, just like any other source. Need help citing an image? Ask a Librarian.
The best place to search for images online:
Creative Commons allows you to search a variety of sites for images you can share in your Map. Choose Flickr, Google Images, or Fotopedia and type in your search term to find images with Creative Commons licenses. Don't forget to cite images just like your other sources!
Other Places to Find Images
Digital Public Library of America
The DPLA is a newly-launched portal linking to millions of images, videos, audio, and documents held by museums, libraries, and archives. Provides ways to search and scan, including by timeline, map, format, and topic.
American Memory Historical Collections
From the Library of Congress, this is an excellent place to find photographs, manuscripts, maps, video and more. Browse by topics, time period or type of artifact.
Database of 75,000 images from the California State University Image project.