Welcome to the New Yorker Cartoon Bank!

To license a cartoon, please complete the following steps:

1) Register an account: Create an account through the "Register" tab located on the top menu bar or register here. For volume discounts and payment options, please use the extended registration.

2) Login: Return to www.cartoonbank.com and log in using created credentials.

3) Search: Use keywords, TCB numbers (cartoon ID numbers within the Cartoon Bank), or an artist's name in the search box to find cartoons. If you would like to search by date, click into the search bar to use the dropdown menu provided.

4) Add: Drag cartoons to your cart on the left-hand side or click the cart icon below the image.

5) View Cart and Checkout: When you're finished shopping, check the boxes of the cartoons you'd like to license and click "View cart & check out."

6) Price: A new window will open in your web browser. On the right-hand side of the webpage, click "Price Now."

7) Calculate Pricing by End Use: Use the drop downs on the following page to select the appropriate use, format/distribution, and circulation you require, and then select "Calculate Pricing."

8) Add Priced Cartoons to Cart for Checkout: On the right side of the page, click "Add to Cart."

9) Checkout: On the lower-left portion of the page, click "Select All," then click the "Checkout Now" button.

10) Submit Payment: Select "Checkout with Credit Card," to checkout. If you would like to discuss an alternative payment method, please contact image_licensing@condenast.com.

12) Complete: Provide all payment information, then checkout to receive a hi-res file and license.


Have a question? Please visit our FAQ page.