Research Guide: Images

Use this guide to learn more about how to find images

Art databases at Holman Library

Finding images in the databases

Searching for Images in the Databases

Some of the library's databases also house images, as well as articles. Academic Search Complete, along with some of the other databases from the Ebsco vendor, allow you to search for images. See the image below, as well as the additional tabs in this box, to see how to find images in these highlighted databases.

  • In Academic Search Complete, click on the "Images" tab at the very top of the search page. Then, search by keyword to locate images.

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Screenshot of database, showing how to click on "Images" to search for images

Finding images in Opposing Viewpoints

  • Once you have logged into the database, perform a keyword search
  • When you see results, use the tools to limit to "Images"

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screenshot of Opposing Viewpoints search result limited to Images

Finding images in Biography in Context

  • In Biography in Context, carry out a keyword search, searching for the name of the person you're researching.
  • Then, once you see results, use the limiters to narrow your results to just "Images"

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image of bio in context showing where to click to view images

Additional Databases with Images