AP IMAGES is a collection of images from the Associated Press.
Students can use the basic or advanced search engine to locate images or browse the website resources.
The Editorial Photography area contains images related to breaking news and top stories as well as images by topic. The historical section contains award winning photographs from the past 90 years. The GraphicsBank includes a wide range of graphics including logos and maps.
Librarians will find this website to be an effective way to locate key photos for a wide range of projects from current events to historical projects. Involve youth in starting a social issues project with a photograph from the collection. Be sure that students cite any images they use for class projects.
Before sharing the photographs outside the library or classroom, be sure to check the use guidelines for the particular image.
To visit the website, go to http://www.apimages.com/.