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History 196S: The Black Death and Society: Images

On the Web

 Institute for British and Irish Studies (USC) IBIS
List of websites for images on British History.

Corpus Vitrearum Medii Aevi (CVMA)
Medieval Stained Glass in Great Britain

Index of Medieval Medical Images

Bodleian Library Manuscript Images

British Library Online Gallery

A remarkably rich and ever-growing site offering online access to the collections, tours, and exhibitions of the British Library.

Databases for Images

ARTstor - not just art, but historic photos, buildings, popular culture; over 100,000 images

Jstor - type title in key-word search, a separate tab appears for found images (some in color

Art Index/Art Abstracts - online periodical database which indexes images in art journals separately from the articles.  Since art magazines are heavily illustrated with unique images, this is a major source for pictures of art.

Oxford Art Online
includes biographies, images and background information on a range of artists.  Excellent starting point for art research