Copyright-Friendly and Copyleft (Mostly!Images and Sound

for Use in Media Projects

and Web Pages, Blogs, Wikis, etc.

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Most of the media in these collections are attached to generous copyright licensing. (See Creative Commons Licensing.) Though you may not need to ask permission to use them when publishing on the Web for educational purposes, you should cite or attribute these images to their creators unless otherwise notified! If you see any copyright notices on these pages, read them for further instructions. Also visit our new Thumbnail list. Note: always check individual licensing notices before publishing on the Web or broadcasting!

And for guidance in using copyrighted materials, consult the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Media Literacy Education and the Copyright Advisory Network.
Consider using the Fair Use Reasoning Tool and the other learning materials on the Copyright Confusion Wiki.


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