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Finding Images and Art Online
NOTE: Many of these images are subject to copyright restrictions. These are "open" index and websites for finding images, but you should seek proper permissions when using images in your research.
Very useful website for discovering images by: biblical theme, scriptural text, or lectionary date. Note: this is a free website and some links may be broken. You can take the information from the image (author, title) and cross-reference it with other image collections. Author: Jenee Woodard
Art in the Christian Tradition (Vanderbilt Univ.)
Designed for scholars, students, pastors, and religious educators, all of the images may be used for educational and/or religious non-profit purposes. Images are added regularly.
ATLA Cooperative Digital Resources Initiative
These digitized images include scans of text, art, and mp4 video files curated by the American Theological Library Association. Images are available for academic use with the attribution listed on the site.
Biblical Art on the Web
Another useful site for finding images by: biblical subject, biblical text, artist, or keyword search. Author: Rolf E. Stærk
Index of Medieval Art (Princeton Univ.)
A thematic and iconographic index of early Christian and medieval art objects.
United Methodist Church Graphics Library
Provides organizational, ministry-related and seasonal graphics/illustrations for use by church organizations free of charge.