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Images and Multimedia : Public Domain Images

Medical images captured from the subcellular to full body and can be used in presentations.

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Reminder: Using images in the public domain does not require copyright permission or a fee, but you should always cite the source of the image and its owner.

Other Government Sites

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Public Health Image Library

http://phil.cdc.gov/phil/home.asp

 

Centers for Disease Control: Vaccine Preventable Diseases

http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/photo-all-vpd.htm

 

MedlinePlus

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/

 

National Cancer Institute

http://visualsonline.cancer.gov/

 

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

http://nccam.nih.gov/news/multimedia/gallery

 

National Eye Institute Photos, Images and Videos

http://www.nei.nih.gov/photo/

 

National Human Genome Research Digital Media Database

http://www.genome.gov/dmd/

 

 National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Image Gallery

https://www.flickr.com/photos/niams_nih/galleries

 

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering Image and Data Repository

http://www.nibib.nih.gov/Research/Resources/ImageClinData

 

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Image Library

http://catalog.niddk.nih.gov/imagelibrary/

 

National Institute of General Medical Sciences Image Gallery

http://images.nigms.nih.gov/

 

National Institute of Mental Health Image Library

http://infocenter.nimh.nih.gov/il/public_il/

 

National Institutes of Health Photo Galleries

https://www.nih.gov/news-events/digital-media-kits

 

National Library of Medicine: Images from the History of Medicine

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/ihm/

 

National Library of Medicine: Medical Image Database from the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology Electronic Fascicles

http://images.nlm.nih.gov/

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