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Search for Images

Images make great primary sources: photographs, copies of artwork, or videos can help provide context and expand your argument.  

Search the Library Catalog

Go to the Cox Library Catalog:

  • Once you find the book, click on the title to get fuller information
  • Open the details tab and look for the physical description for either illustrations or ill. (sometimes maps will also be indicated).
Search Databases

Most databases have a variety of images (such as pictures, maps, political cartoons).

  • To find database images - simply use the filter when searching (limit the type of source that you want).
  • Below are your  databases: