Resource Type: Images

Visual Resources Collection

(Searches through citations) Created by the Art and Art History Department, this collection documents the history of Western and Eastern art and architecture. This collection can be searched either independently or together with the rest of ARTstor. NOTE: Please register for an ARTstor account with your Carleton email address.

Carleton Zoobooks – new student directories

(Searches through citations and the full text) Annual fall publication, 1955 to the present, of names, photographs and hometown information of Carleton College’s incoming class of new students.

Carleton Postcard Collection

(Searches through citations and the full text) The Carleton College postcard collection includes 231 postcards with images of Carleton College, the town of Northfield, and related subjects from the first half of the twentieth century.

Aluka: Stuggles for Freedom: Southern Africa

(Searches through citations and the full text) An online digital library of documents and other primary sources that chronicles the independence movements of southern African nations.

Library of Congress Digital Collections

(Searches through citations and subject indexing) Contains texts, sound recordings, still and moving images, maps, and sheet music from the Library of Congress that document American History. NOTE: The Library of Congress has migrated all collections from the American Memory Project into this new platform.


(Searches through citation information) Search across thousands of digital collections from libraries, archives, and museums. This tool provides descriptive information about each resource and a link back to the full item in its institutions’ digital collection.


(Searches through citations and subject indexing) A large collections with artworks, artifacts, books, videos and sounds from across Europe.

DPLA: Digital Public Library of America

(Searches through citations, subject indexing, and transcripts) Aggregates millions of digital items from major libraries and collections across the country, including Carleton College.


(Searches through citations, subject indexing, and some full text) Search all the EBSCO databases available at Carleton.

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Online Catalog

(Searches through citations and subject indexing) Search through millions of digitized prints and photographs from United States history. Thousands of these images, free of copyright restrictions, are also available on Flickr.