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Open-i: Open Access Biomedical Image Search Engine
This service enables search and retrieval of abstracts and images (including charts, graphs, clinical images, etc.) from the open source literature, and biomedical image collections. For reuse permissions, look for the "license" link at the bottom right of each image.
National Cancer Institute Visuals Online
A collection of biomedical, science, and patient-care illustrations and images. Images are labeled either public domain or copyright protected; if protected, contact information for the rights holder is provided. See https://visualsonline.cancer.gov/about.cfm
An open educational resource on histology that includes a digital atlas, descriptive text, and interactive quizzes. The images are available for reuse with attribution for non-commercial purposes. See https://digitalhistology.org/credits/
for more information.
Free stock photos. All images on Pexels are free for any personal and commercial purpose.
Free stock photos. All images and videos on Pixabay are released free of copyrights under Creative Commons CC0. You may download, modify, distribute, and use them royalty free for anything you like, even in commercial applications. Attribution is not required.
Free stock photos. All photos published on Unsplash are licensed under Creative Commons CC0. You can copy, modify, distribute and use the photos for free, including commercial purposes, without asking permission or providing attribution.
The Noun Project
A database of over 1 million icons. Free to use with attribution; royalty-free access requires a paid account.
Use this free (for educational use) tool, with thousands of icons in its library, to create professional figures yourself.
Other Film and Video Resources