ARTstor is a non-profit online library of images related to fine arts, humanities, and sciences from partner research libraries and museums.
Over 100 libraries and museums have contributed images to ARTstor. One can browse by contributing institution to see all the images provided by that institution or by subject area. ARTstor includes subjects ranging from African and African-American Studies to Latin American Studies and Women’s Studies. There are subject guides for search terms and featured collections.
Publisher About page: http://www.artstor.org/what-is-artstor/w-html/artstor-overview.shtml
Object type: Images
Location of original materials: United States, Europe, Asia
Exportable image: Yes
Facsimile image: Yes
Digitized from microfilm: No
Original sources: http://www.artstor.org/what-is-artstor/w-html/current-contributors.shtml
Rated Best Overall Database in 2013 by Library Journal.
Schroeder, Eunice. ARTstor (review) Notes: Quarterly Journal of the Music Library Association 65.3 (2009): 546-549. Paywalled article.
Click on WorldCat to see the library closest to you that has access to this database.
A Trove of New York Images Finds a Home New York Times, 23 July 2013.
To cite online and electronic works, MLA style, see the guides at Research and Documentation Online, 5th edition, Diana Hacker.