AP Images Collection

This database captures the greatest events in history and brings them to life with photographs, audio sound bites, graphics and text. AP Images Collection is a primary source database from the Associated Press, one of the oldest and largest news organizations in the world.

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Content Includes

  • More than 12 million photographs dating back to 1826
  • More than 36,000 audio sound bites
  • More than 340,000 professionally-produced graphics

The World’s Most Comprehensive and Popular Image Collection

Winning 31 photo Pulitzer Prizes to date, the AP has long been recognized for its news coverage and groundbreaking photography. With coverage spanning more than 185 years and more than 3,500 photos added daily, this comprehensive collection grants access to images that have contributed to the organization’s unrivaled legacy.

Accessible through a variety of searches – from keyword and category to color and concept searching – imagery in this collection is readily available whenever you need it and can be used to enhance research reports, theses, PowerPoint presentations and more. Graphics include maps, graphs, charts, logos, flags, illustrations and photos