Getting Started

The Library offers several methods to conduct an image search:

Yes. The web-optimized images on the Library’s website may be downloaded or copied; however, we request that you comply with our Image Rights and Reproduction Policy.

Yes. We welcome the use of Library images with attribution. Please cite the source of the image as “Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering & Technology.” We request that you comply with our Image Rights and Reproduction Policy.

You may place your request using the Library’s online Image Request form. See the Image Request form for more details on reproduction fees.

Ordering

A standard image request will be filled within five business days after payment. Complex orders may take longer. We will discuss options with you, if this is the case.

Contact the Library at images@lindahall.org. We will attempt to accommodate your special request.

For standard orders, your image will be available to download online for 100 hours. For complex orders, a Library staff member will discuss delivery options with you.

No. The image quality provided is suitable for printing, but our services are for digital reproduction only.

If this should happen, please contact the Library at images@lindahall.org.

Payment

Prior to delivery, you will be emailed an invoice from the Linda Hall Library. The Library accepts payment by credit card or check in U.S. dollars. The Library does not accept bank or wire transfers.