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Visual Resource Center


Visual Resource Center

OCLC's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online — is a growing online collection of high resolution images taken by museums around the world. 

Collections within CAMIO include cultural objects and works of art from the prehistoric period through the mid twentieth-century. The database includes more than 200,000 images which may be downloaded for instruction and study.

 CAMIO is an excellent resource for decorative arts, prints and drawings.

  • Albright-Knox Art Gallery
  • Asia Society Galleries
  • Brooklyn Children's Museum
  • Carnegie Museum of Art
  • The Cleveland Museum of Art
  • Dallas Museum of Art
  • The Detroit Institute of Arts
  • Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
  • The Frick Collection and Art Reference Library
  • George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography
  • Indianapolis Museum of Art
  • Library of Congress
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art
  • Louisiana State Museum
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
  • Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum
  • Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
  • Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Walker Art Center
  • Whitney Museum of American Art

CAMIO is licensed for use by students, faculty, and researchers at subscribing institutions. Works of art may be used for educational and research purposes during the term of the subscription, if they are properly credited. Images may not be published or otherwise distributed. For assistance contact VRC.