Images

Artstor

ARTstor (Harvard Login) searches more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences from museums, libraries, and archives, including Harvard.

Hint: Use buddhis* (with the asterisk) to search both Buddhism and Buddhist.

Hint: Add a country or regional name to your search.

Hint: See especially the Rob Linrothe Collection of Tibetan and Buddhist Art (Harvard Login) and the Carl Strom and Jennifer Strom Collection of Korean Buddhist Monasteries Art (Harvard Login)

Hint: See how Artstor can be used in the classroom under "Using Artstor."

At Harvard

Search HOLLIS for digital images of items in Harvard libraries.

Browse the Hedda Morrison Photographs of China from the Harvard-Yenching Library..

Search the Harvard Art Museum's illustrated online database.

Images in print can be found by looking through reference books. For example: The Life of the Buddha (Print Only)  includes reproductions of the art of two Burmese manuscripts in the British Library.

Also see Finding Public Domain & Creative Commons Images, a Harvard Law School Library research guide.

Videos

Alexander Street Video (Harvard Login)

This resources includes educational videos such as The Buddha: The Story of Siddhartha (Harvard Login), a film by David Grubin.

Also search HOLLIS for videos in Harvard libraries and browse Andover-Harvard's media collection (call numbers beginning with BQ).