Skip to Main Content

Library Guides

Image / Moving Image Sources: Photography


This page lists mainly free-to-access sources of images for contemporary and historic photography, with the latter being more dominant and therefore easier to locate.

Subscription services

Internet Archive

Some older photography books can be borrowed from the Internet Archive, which also has older periodicals, such as these Photography periodicals.  Registration is necessary to access books .  Note - there is currently a legal challenge to the 'controlled digital lending' model the Internet Archive operate.

Key open access sources



Other open access sources