Image & Film Databases

Anatomy TV
The world's most detailed 3D model of the Human Anatomy online.

Art Museum Image Gallery
The Art Museum Image Gallery (AMIG) is a rich source of over 160,000 art images and related multimedia gathered from the collections of distinguished museums around the world. Access to this resource allows users to manipulate the images to suit their educational needs.

Arts on Film Archive
The Arts Council Film Documentary Film Collection offers on-line access to a large range of films on art produced in the United Kingdom since the 1950s, and is a unique record of British and international post-war art, as well as of documentary film-making in the UK.

Lynda.com
Offers hundreds of training courses in easy-to-learn video format. The training covers popular applications from Adobe, Apple, Autodesk, Avid, Corel, Microsoft, and many other software publishers.

Maps

Digimap
An on-line service that allows users to view and create maps of any location in Great Britain using Ordnance Survey map data. Users can also download Ordnance Survey map data for use in other software packages, such as Geographical Information Systems (GIS), drawing software and CAD.

Digimap Historic
Provides access to the Landmark County series of maps published between 1843 and 1939, and the National Grid maps from 1945 onwards.

Visual Resources on the Internet

These Web sites are freely available on the Internet:

Creative Commons Images - sources of copyright-free images

Google Images - Advanced Search - The images identified by the Google Image Search service may be protected by copyrights.

Google Images - LIFE Photo Archive - Features images of world events and also ones that captured everyday lifestyles and fashions.

Symbols.com - Symbols.com contains more than 1,600 articles about 2,500 Western signs, arranged into 54 groups according to their graphic characteristics.

Visual Arts Data Services [VADS] - The gateway to digital images for use in art education