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Britannica ImageQuest – University of Reading

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Britannica ImageQuest


ImageQuest is a high resolution image library of over 2.7 million images which are rights-cleared for academic use from various collections including National Geographic, Getty Images, National History Museum and more.

Help & advice

The quick product tour shows how to search for images, download them and create personalised albums.

Contact your Academic Liaison Librarian for advice using this resource

How you may use the content

Images are for Educational use only and must be displayed with the copyright owner details shown under the image


  • lecture presentations
  • printed course materials
  • Blackboard
  • student work

Tip! Use the citing tool with each image to create a citation in your chosen style

Not permitted

  • on a publicly accessible website
  • on public display in the University  

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