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Medical Images: Home

In this guide:

Basic Sciences: Images for Anatomy, Biology, Embryology, Histology, & Pathology.   

Medical Specialties: Images for Cardiology, Dermatology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Gastroenterology, Hematology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, and Radiology. 

History of Medicine: Links to historical drawings, advertisements, and engravings.

Public Health: Images pertaining to environmental health, parasites, and similar health topics. 

Collections: Websites containing a variety of medical and non-medical images. 

Search Engines: Links for image search engines, image libraries, and stock photos.

Videos: Links to medical and surgical videos.

Copyright & Fair Use

Downloading images from a new or unfamiliar Website? Read the site's copyright/usage policies first! Some Websites allow free usage of their images, while others require that you ask permission or pay a fee.

Have more copyright questions? our Copyright Guide addresses fair use, offers best practices for dealing with copyrighted materials, and provides answers to the most commonly asked questions regarding educational use.

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Note of thanks

This guide is based on a guide by Duke Medical Center librarian Jamie Conklin.