Library:Free Web Images for Sciences

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Sciences Web Sources

Please note: Image and copyright permissions will vary across these resources, so it is important to read the image use guidelines or copyright policies on each site.


U.S. National Science Foundation Multimedia Gallery

  • A collection of images, video, and audio relating to the National Science Foundation's research in science and engineering.


NASA Image eXchange

  • A searchable database of NASA's multimedia collections, including images and videos of historical and contemporary subjects.

Atmospheric, Earth and Ocean Sciences

NOAA Photo Library

  • A collection of downloadable public domain photos, maps, and illustrations produced by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.


Forestry Images: Forest Health, Natural Resources & Silviculture Images

  • A joint project of the USDA Forest Service and the University of Georgia, this collection includes images of plants, wildlife, forest pests & diseases, and sivicultural practices.

Land and Food Systems

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service - Digital Library System

  • A collection of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's public domain photographs and maps, with downloadable images relating to aquaculture, forestry, biology, environmental management, and more.