Welcome to the Digital Collections of the Library and Archives of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. This online collection has recently been started, so please check this website frequently, as additional images will be added continually.
Click here or use the links above to view images and search for specific collections and images. To view all items in the entire collection, type ans* (without quotes) in the keyword search field. Links to a few of the collections are shown below.
|Library QL633 .G7 L48
The Freshwater fishes of Great Britain
Sarah (Wallis) Bowdich Lee, 1791-1856
|Library QL674 .S53
Monograph of the Paradiseidae
Richard Bowdler Sharpe, 1847-1909
|Archive Collection 049
ANSP. Buildings. Pictures
The images in the Academy Library and Archives Digital Collection were captured and presented using funds provided by the Albert M. Greenfield Foundation. For more information about the Albert M. Greenfield Digital Imaging Center for Collections, Click here.
Keyword Search - use descriptive words, collection numbers, call numbers or words in the collection title to search. Use an asterisk (*) if the complete spelling of the word is unknown; as in, "hadro*" when searching for "hadrosaurus"
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Advanced Search - allows searching by categories.Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about searching this image database, finding images or requesting image reproduction permissions for the use of these images in the Academy Library and Archives Digital Collection.