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  • 3D architectural images: 3ds Max files – 3ds Max architectural images of United States cities.
  • AccessMedicine – Textbooks, images and videos for neurology and related areas.
  • AP Images – Photographs from the Associated Press archive. Requires NYPL login.
  • ARTstor – A digital library of images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences.
  • Bridgeman Art Library Archive – Collection of digital images for architecture and the fine and decorative arts.
  • ImageQuest – 2 million images, rights-cleared for non-commercial, educational use.
  • OIAster – Catalog of digital resources from open archive collections.
  • Oxford Art Online – Art encyclopedia for visual arts and culture.


  • American History Online – 5,541 videos of U.S. political, military, social and cultural history.
  • C-SPAN Video Library (1987-) – Coverage of every House and Senate session and every White House press briefing and other acts of official Washington. Includes additional special programming on political and historical topics.
  • Kanopy Streaming Video new – Watch over 30,000 documentary, classic and indie films from 800 top producers such as Criterion Collection, A24 and PBS.
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  • NYIT Library Catalog – Search our catalog to find videos by limiting your results to type: dvd or type: video cassette.

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