Copyright and Creative Commons

Creative Commons Information Pack
– What is Creative Commons? – How to find CC Licensed material – How to attribute CC licensed material. From Smartcopying

Creative Commons licenses
– shows 6 main Creative Commons licenses arranged from the most accommodating type to the most restrictive

Make your own Creative Commons licence
– select the features and create a CC licence. From Creative Commons

Smartcopying
– guide to copyright issues in Australian Schools

What is Creative Commons?  video
– video explaining the difference between Copyright and Creative Commons licensed material

Creative Commons Images

CCSearch
– access to search services offered by other independent organisations. Results are not necessarily under CC license and will need to be verified. Search Flickr, Fotopedia, Google, Open Clip Art Gallery, Pixabay

FlickrCC
– CC licensed photos from Flickr

Google images
– use Tools tab to filter by Usage Rights

Photopin
– Creative Commons licenced images

Photos for Class
– Creative Commons licenced images suitable for educational purposes

Pixabay
– free images with CCO Creative Commons licence

Creative Commons Music

ccMixter
– music with Creative Commons licenses

CCSearch
– access to search services offered by other independent organisations. Results are not necessarily under CC license and will need to be verifie. Search Jamendo, ccMixter and SoundCloud

Purple Planet Royalty Free Music
– free music organised in themes. Roll mouse over to hear excerpt. Credit source by linking to Purple Planet website

Creative Commons Multimedia

CCSearch
– access to search services offered by other independent organisations. Results are not necessarily under CC license and will need to be verified. Search Europeana, SpinXpress, Wikimedia Commons, YouTube

Wikimedia Commons
– database of free media files