Visual Resources

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If you are looking for images or videos in the DML collection, here are a few select online resources to which Georgetown University subscribes:

  • MD Consult
    • Search over 50,000 photos, tables, and graphs from MD Consult’s collection of Medical eBooks.
  • AccessMedicine
    • Search or browse many videos and images in their collection. Videos are organized by system, e.g. Cardiovascular System, Reproductive System, etc.
  • Nursing Consult
    • Search over 8,000 images from their eBook collection.
  • Essential Evidence Plus Derm Expert
    • This module features nearly 1,000 images to help guide you through the diagnosis of dermatological conditions. Also, in some of the EE+ Essential Evidence Topics (e.g. DVT) , you can find videos under the “Resources” tab.
  • SpringerImages(Includes Images.MD) This resource has been canceled.
    • Compiles over 50,000 high-quality images spanning all of internal medicine. Each image is accompanied by detailed and informative text written by over 2,000 contributing experts. Register for a free account to create slide sets and convert them to PowerPoint presentations. They also have a free iOS app.
  • Filmakers Library Online
    • Stream documentaries on many topics including Health and Medicine.


Other Options

  • MedlinePlus has a plethora of surgical procedures videos.
  • You can limit your search in ScienceDirect to images
  • Try searching within various eBook Atlases; browse all of our eBooks alphabetically
  • Images from the History of Medicine(from the National Library of Medicine)
    • The collection includes nearly 70,000 images, including portraits, photographs, caricatures, genre scenes, posters, and graphic art illustrating the social and historical aspects of medicine dated from the 15th to 21st century.

If you are looking for images for a specific topic and would like assistance, please feel free to Ask a DML Librarian!