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Visual Resources Center: Finding Images

The Vanderbilt University Visual Resources Center resides in the History of Art department and is your source for finding and properly using high-quality images resources for your papers, presentations, and projects.


ARTstor is an extensive database containing over 1.9 million images of the arts, architecture, humanities and sciences. See the ARTstor page in this guide for more info and tutorials.


MDID is the university's local database containing images used by faculty and students for lectures, projects, and research. Visit the MDID page in this guide for more info and tutorials. 


Image Databases and Other Resources

Reverse Image Search Engines