Image & Film Databases

Alexander Street Video
A collection of over 30,000 academic video collections in many subject areas including health sciences, music, dance, history, business, film and more. 

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

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.
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.


An online 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.

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. - 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