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University of Minnesota

Kathryn A. Martin Library

Art and Design Research Guide

Use this guide to help find books, articles, and other useful materials for art and design topics.

Where Can I Find Content I Can Use?

The sites and databases below contain audio, images, and video that are available freely available online. Keep in mind that these resources use a variety of different licenses, including Creative Commons licenses. Always double check if the content you want to use is available under a license that permits the use you have in mind! 

If you want to learn more about copyright, Creative Commons licensing, and fair use, visit these pages from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities Libraries:

Audio

Images

Video