Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
PCC Library Logo

MED 270: Symptomatology: Images

This guide presents Library and Internet resources specifically for assignments in MED 270.

Medical Images Online

Featured Websites with Images

Search Engines

Off-Campus Access

Paw: Indicates that a password is needed to access the resource from off campus.The username and password to access databases from off campus are similar to what you use to access the PCC portal (myPittCC) and Moodle. The only difference is that you DO NOT include the last part of your email address ( in the username. Generic logins are available to community residents with PCC library cards, and others who are enrolled in or are affiliated with PCC programs and continuing education courses. Have questions? Ask us!

SMART Imagebase

SMARTImagebase: Enter a search term or browse diseases and conditions.

Images & Copyright

Make sure that you read the website's copyright policies - especially if you search for images using a search engine such as Google! Some websites allow you to use their images, while others require that you ask permission or pay a fee.

For the most part, the websites and library databases listed on this library research guide page allow for educational use of images, videos, and animations.

Images from U.S. government entities such as the National Institutes of Health are typically in the public domain. This means that you can use the images without giving credit.

If you have questions about what images are OK to use or need help citing an image, a librarian can help you!