Monthly Archives: March 2016

Stock image sites for Health & Medicine

List of health related stock image sites with attribution use only or public domain images

[Always remember to double check the usage rights before using!]

Before you start your search, please make sure you understand creative commons licensing and how to use them:

YouTube video copyright Information, creative commons licence information, advice and help for YouTube video creators and video uploaders in this short, easy to understand film. Creative Commons licences explained.

By Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand with support from InternetNZ

We also highly recommend you follow these attribution guidelines:
https://wiki.creativecommons.org/wiki/Best_practices_for_attribution


National Cancer Institute Search

https://visualsonline.cancer.gov/
[note: some of the images (mainly illustrations) are copyrighted so make sure you double check usage]

Image library includes: illustrations, clinical photography, photography of health professionals and patients in research and clinical environments


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Search
http://phil.cdc.gov/Phil/home.asp

Image library includes: illustrations, clinical photography, infographics, photography of health professionals in research and clinical environments, patient photography, medical/cellular imaging


National Eye Institute

https://www.nei.nih.gov/photo/

Their flickr account:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationaleyeinstitute/

Image library includes: illustrations, clinical photography, infographics, photography of health professionals in research and clinical environments


National Human Genome Research Institute

http://www.genome.gov/dmd/

Image library includes: Micro-imaging, illustrations, animals, plants, photography of health professionals in research and clinical environments


National Institute of Arthritic and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) Image Gallary

http://images.niams.nih.gov/

Image library includes: illustrations (lots!), photography of health professionals in research and clinical environments


National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering

http://www.nibib.nih.gov/news-events/multimedia

Image library includes: illustrations, medical/cellular imaging, photography of health professionals in research and clinical environments, some patient photography


National Institute of Mental Health

http://images.nimh.nih.gov/public_il/index.cfm

Image library includes: videos, audio, illustrations, medical/cellular imaging


National Insitute of General Medical Services

http://images.nigms.nih.gov/

Image library includes: medical/cellular imaging, photos, videos


U.S. National Library of Medicine

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/ihm/

Image library includes: lots of old health PSAs and advertisements.


Creative commons search
http://search.creativecommons.org/


Flickr Creative commons search
https://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/


WikiCommons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Free_media_resources/Free_content_search_engines