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HY 225: History of Alabama: Images in Books & Journals

Finding Images in Books and Journals

All images you need may not be available online. (Shocking, but true!) Use the resources and search tips on this page to locate images published in books, journals, and magazines.

Search Databases for Images in Magazines & Journals

Search the UAB Libraries Catalog (OneSearch) for Books with Images

Search the UAB Libraries catalog for encyclopedias, exhibition catalogs, and other books that include images.

Search by author or subject for the name of an artist to identify illustrated monographs or exhibition catalogs featuring the artist's work. Check the Details section of book records for the descriptions illus., ill., ports. or similar abbreviations that indicate images are included in a book.

To search by topic for books that include images, use the Advanced Search to combine keywords with one of the following words or phrases: illustrations, pictorial works, portraits, or in art.

Print Indexes to Images

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