Choose a historical image from Wellcome Images, an important database of images on the history of medicine. This homework will give you the opportunity to explore this database so that you can make use of its images for future assignments. Post your image and compare it to the images we have seen in class. What is striking about the image, why did it capture your attention? How does it compare to some of the imagery that we have seen in class?
- Register for an account on Wellcome Images. This will give you more options to save and download images
- Search for a historical image of a medical topic that you would like explore.
- If you’re unsure of where to start, click on the galleries along the bottom of the home page to look around.
- Download an image to share with your classmate.
- Create a post on our OpenLab website that includes your chosen image. Follow the directions under “Posting Guidelines” to learn how to submit a post and upload an image.
Link to Wellcome Images website
Please submit your post and image by class on Tuesday September 29th.