Wellcome Images
August 30, 2007 1:19 AM   Subscribe

Wellcome Images This collection of thousands of high-quality images includes anatomical images, rare books and manuscripts, posters, photos, and more. Also includes galleries on war, witchcraft, wellness, and other subjects.
posted by hortense (10 comments total) 27 users marked this as a favorite
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posted by hortense at 1:25 AM on August 30, 2007

I was just at the Wellcome museum last week (which has a very cool fusion of Enlightenment and Modernist museum design). But I didn't know they had an image collection. Wonderful!
posted by honest knave at 2:01 AM on August 30, 2007

posted by Henry C. Mabuse at 2:06 AM on August 30, 2007

Creative Commons, too. Nice.
posted by Kinbote at 2:08 AM on August 30, 2007

I can see the thousands of webcomic writers with no drawing ability rubbing their hands together with glee.

In seriousness, I actually quite like them anyhow. But that is all besides the point; this site wins the awesome prize.
posted by Serial Killer Slumber Party at 3:00 AM on August 30, 2007


"recognizing familiar faces" : http://medphoto.wellcome.ac.uk/indexplus/db_images/800x550-water/B0003000/B0003533.jpg
posted by craniac at 7:12 AM on August 30, 2007

Hm, those links in your followup appear to log me in as you.
posted by sidereal at 8:01 AM on August 30, 2007

I hit enter too soon. Those links appear to log me in as you, if I have javascript turned off. With javascript on, I guess I fail the cookie test and I get set back to anonymous.

posted by sidereal at 8:04 AM on August 30, 2007

This is a goldmine. Thanks!
posted by pantufla at 9:58 AM on August 30, 2007

A grand site of sights.
posted by phoque at 3:19 PM on August 30, 2007

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