Rights & Reproduction

Interested in getting a high-resolution digital version of an item from OHS? Want a display-quality print of an image from Ohio Memory? Need to use material from our collections in your upcoming publication or exhibition? You’re in the right place!

"Thank you so much for sending this over to me on the weekend; I am so grateful. These [images] look great and will make a fabulous contribution to our project!"

Hazel Gurland
Co-Producer, Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. for PBS

The Rights and Reproductions staff in the Digital Services Department can help you obtain digital or print copies of nearly any item in our collections, whether for personal, non-profit or commercial use.

You can visit OhioPix to purchase rights-managed images from thoughout Ohio’s history, or refer to the current fee schedule below.

Photographic Prints::
Photographic Print - 8" x 10" $25.00
Photographic Print - 11" x 14" $35.00
Photographic Print - 16" x 20" $50.00
Photographic Print - 20" x 24"


High Resolution Digital Files::

Personal or Research Use


Non-Profit/Academic Use: 

One use, single media* $50.00
One use, all media* $125.00

Commercial Use::

One use, single media* $100.00
One use, all media* $250.00

Audio/Video Services::

Audio to CD duplication $40.00
Film/Video to Video $80.00
Film/Video to DVD $80.00
Custom photography fees (minimum of 1 hour) $100.00 per hour


CD-ROM for digital files $5.00
U.S. Postal Service (First Class Mail) shipping $5.00
Federal Express (customer provides account number to charge) N/A
Tax (Ohio residents) Add 7.5%

*Use" includes each instance of an image/audio/video in any medium including print publication, electronic publication, projection, exhibition, video/film/television distribution, and print/film/television/radio advertising. 

Rush fees are 100% of order total for 15 business days and 200% of order total for 5 business days. Rush orders must be confirmed in advance. Please see Order Form and Use Agreement (PDF) for standard delivery times based on order type.

Prints, copies of audio, film and video recordings, and digital images can also be purchased offline by completing and submitting the Order Form and Use Agreement (PDF). Form also includes further information about delivery times and fees, as well as conditions of reproduction.

For more information, contact OHS Rights and Reproduction Services at 614-297-2530 or images@ohiohistory.org.

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