Finding Images Online: Guide To Image Searching In Cyberspace

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Helping to narrow down the vast array of online options, this guide shows how to access millions of images with detailed instructions for getting started and using new search engines.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780910965217
  • Publisher: Information Today, Inc.
  • Publication date: 11/28/1996
  • Series: Online User's Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 357
  • Product dimensions: 7.02 (w) x 9.24 (h) x 1.09 (d)

Meet the Author

Paula Berinstein is the author of Business Statistics on the Web and Finding Statistics Online.

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Table of Contents

What's Available in the World of Online Images
Uses of Images
Who Should Read This Book
Using This Book
Ch. 1 Quick Start 1
Ch. 2 Digital Image Basics 9
Ch. 3 A Crash Course in Visual Literacy 23
Ch. 4 Who Offers Digital Images? 29
Ch. 5 How to Search for Images: Selecting a Place to Search 39
Ch. 6 How to Search for Images: General Search Techniques 47
Ch. 7 Special Subject Search Techniques 65
Ch. 8 CompuServe (CIS) 75
Ch. 9 America Online (AOL) 95
Ch. 10 Microsoft Network (MSN) 113
Ch. 11 The World Wide Web 127
Ch. 12 File Transfer Protocol (FTP) 149
Ch. 13 Gopher 157
Ch. 14 Usenet 163
Ch. 15 Kodak Picture Exchange (KPX) 173
Ch. 16 The Eastman Exchange (EE) 189
Ch. 17 Publishers Depot (Picture Network International) 205
Ch. 18 Muse (West Stock, Inc.) 219
Ch. 19 DIALOG, LEXIS-NEXIS, Questel Orbit, STN 227
Ch. 20 Viewing and Image-manipulation Utilities 233
Ch. 21 Copyright 245
Appendix A: Glossary 249
Appendix B: Subject Index to Online Resources 257
Appendix C: Resources 327
Appendix D: Bibliography 331
Index 335
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