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the intellectual property of others is important on the Internet. Here is a list of sites where you can find freely shared images, sounds and other materials. Remember you must still cite your sources.


Creative Commons Explained
How to Download Images with a creative commons license from Flickr

PicFindr - Search multiple sites for CC licensed images.
Flickr Creative Commons
Flickr Advanced Search
Flickr CC Blue Mountains Search
Flickr Storm Use the drop down menu to select the type of CC license you need.
Flickr Search using Behold
CC Search using Google, Yahoo, Flickr, bliptv, Owl music search, spinXpress
When using Google use the Advanced Search page and select "free to use or share" under "Usage Rights". You may also select "free to use share or modify".

Photos 8 - public domain images
Public Domain Pictures
Public Domain Images
Shahi Visual Dictionary many public domain images, check for licensing

Edupic Graphical Resources free to use for school related purposes.
PicFindr Check the 'none' box for licensing requirements to get copyright free images.


Jamendo - Free and legal music downloads
The Best Places to get Royalty Free Music and sound effects list

Search Options

Using the Creative Commons search option in Yahoo: