Free Clip Art Photos List
|Free Online Clipart
IMPORTANT NOTE: This is a list of links to clip art, photos and images that are in the public domain and are royalty free.
NOT ALL PICTURES, CLIPART ARE RESTRICTION FREE. In most cases you may use most of the images freely. However,
YOU MUST READ THE IMAGE USES AND RESTRICTIONS FOR YOURSELF.
Community Indexed Photo Archive – Public Domain Photo Archives – 27,000 free photos and images from NASA, NOAA, and FWS
FreeFoto 110769 images (requires you to link back to their page) (for noncommercial use – great for school projects)
Free Stock Photos (must leave the website name on the photo, cropped out if you include it in text below the photo) (You MAY use it for COMMERCIAL purposes)
MorgueFile (Some are free for students to use in projects, photos MAY be used for COMMERCIAL purposes, some restrictions – read)
Pics4Learning – (Lots of things here – textures, backgrounds, photos, etc. Great for term papers and school projects)
Fiercelayouts provides free myspace, twitter, friendster layouts, free smilies, avatars, wallpaper backgrounds and more.
Smithsonian Institution’s Office of Imaging and Photographic Services (RESTRICTIONS: You may only use these photos for personal, educational or NONCOMMERCIAL uses – Read Copyright notice at the top of the page.)
ARS (Agricultural Research Service) Image Gallery on animals, crops, education, field research, fruits & vegetables, illustrations, insects, lab research and plants.
Art Images for College Teaching (AICT) by A. T. Kohl, EXCELLENT historical photos here, Egypt, Medieval, Western, Renaissance, Baroque.
Coin Page (Describes and shows images of an enormous collection of coins)
Free Public Domain Images – small collection
GRIN – Great Images in NASA – Science photos and more in high resolution!
JSC Digital Image Collection (NASA) – Includes over 9000 NASA images
NASA Multimedia Gallery (Images, video, and interactive features)
Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Photo Gallery (You must use a special credit line to use photos – Read)
NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Photo Library – search 20,000 NOAA images Plus more than 10,000 new images, oceans, hurricanes, hurricane Katrina and more.
Planetary Photojournal from NASA – Pictures of ALL THE PLANETS IN SPACE!
Public Health Image Library (PHIL) from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Includes pictures of Influenza, Natural Diseases, Bioterrorism and electron Micrographic Imagery.
US Fish and Wildlife Service: Pictures/Graphics (Images are in the Public Domain UNLESS it is noted that it is copyrighted – Read)
Animation Factory (3D animations and clipart)
Awesome Clipart for Kids, Teacher & Family
Clip Art Connection
Clip Art Gallery from DiscoverySchool
Page Resource (backgrounds, dividers, images, and links)
Images from the History of Medicine (IHM) from National Library of Medicine
Images of American Political History
Map Collections: 1500-2003 from American Memory, Library of Congress
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
NetVet (Links-site to collections with varying restrictions of use. Animal, zoo, wildlife, Africa and more.)
New York Public Library Picture Collection Online
http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/index.cfm (although these images are in the public domain, the library charges a usage fee. I have included this site because it does have some hard to find and useful photographs.)