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MDSB62H3: Visual Culture and Communication

This library guide will assist you in finding the resources that you need in order to complete the assignments for courses in MDSB62H3, including the annotated bibliography and the visual essay.

Finding Images

In order to complete your Visual Essay assignment, you will need to find images that you can easily include. Here is a list of various resources and databases that you can try. 

Public Domain Databases


In Canada, most works pass into the public domain after fifty years following the end of the calendar year in which the author died. However, while a work may be in the public domain, a specific edition or image of the work may be under copyright. This is important to remember. Here is a list of resources that you can use to find usable images for your assignment:


From the Libguide - Images and Visual Resources Collections, University of Toronto, created by Harriet Sonne de Torrens

University of Toronto Databases