Oudry, Jean-Baptiste. Allegory of Europe. 1722. Sarah Campbell Baffler Foundation. Houston, TX. Wikimedia Commons. Web. 4 September 2010.
Research assistance in the arts (Architecture, Art, Art History, Costume, Design, Fashion, Media Arts, Film, Photography, Television, Theater, and Urban Design) is available at the Arts Library. See Reference and Research Help for complete reference service options.
Image Research in the UCLA Library
Welcome to the UCLA Library guide for locating image resources.
This guide is intended as a starting place for researchers, pointing to tools, resources, and strategies for finding images. Please use the tabs above to locate frequently recommended resources such as finding out how to cite image resources, rights and reproduction, and a list of online resources to find images. If you have any questions or suggestions for additions to the guide, or, if you need additional assistance with your research, please do not hesitate to contact me!
Recommended reading for beginning your research: Yale University Library's Pretty Pictures: An Introduction to Image Research Methodology provides a concise and informative introductory guide to researching images for scholarly pursuits.
"Finding Images" in UCLA Library Research Guides
Here is a list of other UCLA Library Research Guides with sections on Finding Images.
Architecture, Design, and Digital Services Librarian & Interim Resource Librarian for Urban Planning
1400 Public Affairs Building
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1392
Architecture and Urban Design, Design Media Arts, Fashion and Costume, Image Resources, Urban Planning
Janine's spring quarter reference desk hours in the Arts Library are Tuesday: 1pm-4pm and Thursday 11am-1pm. (except holidays); please contact me for an appointment other days/times.
This research guide was compiled by Tammi Kim, Arts Library Graduate Intern, Summer 2010. Please feel free to suggest improvements by contacting Tammi at: tammiyk [at] ucla dot edu.