Word: Find Clip Art

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Each version of Microsoft Word below has slightly different steps for finding and inserting clip art. Follow the instructions for the version you use to find and insert clip art effectively.

Word 2013

  1. Open the Word document where you would like to insert the clip art.
  2. Select the INSERT tab > Choose "Online Pictures" from the Illustrations group. A pop-up will appear allowing you to search Office.com or Bing.
  3. In one of the search boxes, type a keyword for the clip art you would like to find (e.g., flowers) > press "Enter."
  4. From the list of pictures that appear, select the one you would like > click [Instert].

Word 2010

  1. Open the Word document where you would like to insert the clip art.
  2. Select the "Insert" tab > Choose [Clip Art] from the "Illustrations" group. A clip art pane will open to the right of the document.
  3. In the "Search for" box, type a term or keyword for the clip art you would like to find (e.g., "flowers") > Click [Go].
  4. The clip art will appear in the pane below.

Word 2007

  1. Open the Word document where you would like to insert the clip art.
  2. Select the "Insert" tab > Choose [Clip Art] under "Illustrations." A clip art pane will open to the right of the document.
  3. Select "Organize Clips" on the bottom of the pane.
  4. Double-Click "Office Collections" in the left menu.
  5. Double-Click any category that interests you.
  6. To insert the clip art, right-click the image and copy/paste it into the document. You can also "Copy to Collection" and copy the image into your collection.

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