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  Welcome to the Exploratorium's Digital Library. The different collections in the library include digital media and digitized museum materials related to interactive exhibits and scientific phenomena, including images, educational activities in PDF and html formats, QuickTime movies, streaming media, and audio files. You may search, select and download digital files for individual, noncommercial educational use. Large scale or commercial use is strictly prohibited without permission (please see our Use Policy).

To request high resolution versions for large scale or commercial use please contact permissions@exploratorium.edu. Requests by the media for use of any image should be coordinated through our press office.

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Mars A treasure trove of the largest collection of digital assets from across the Exploratorium.
learning resources collection

A searchable collection of resources and activities for K–12 learners and educators, also found in the National Science Digital Library (NSDL).
special collections
imaging station Microscope Imaging Station
Media created from living organisms, some at the cellular level, from the Microscope Imaging Station exhibit.
webcasts Webcasts, Podcasts, and Video Clips
Streaming and downloadable media for broadband Internet from Iron Science Teacher shows and other science events, webcast from the Exploratorium studio and locations around the world.
Math Explorer Math Explorer Activity Database
You can search for Exploratorium math activities that you (or your youth group) might enjoy in this special collection. The database includes both activities in the Math Explorer book and activities on the Exploratorium Web site.
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