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

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
– Creative Commons licence photographs and cultural works

FlickrCC
– Creative Commons licensed images from Flickr

Google images
– to find Creative Commons licenced images, use Tools tab to filter by Usage Rights

Photopin
– free Creative Commons licenced images

Free to Use Images – not Creative Commons licenced

Pexels
– free images. Check Pexels licence

Pixabay
– free images. Check Pixabay licence

Unsplash
– free images. Check Unsplash licence


Creative Commons Music

Bensound
– royalty free music. Check Bensound licence

ccMixter
– music with Creative Commons licenses

Free Sound effects
– free sound effects for non-commercial use. Available in 2 file formats. Check Free Sound Effects licence

Purple Planet Royalty Free Music
– free music organised in themes. Roll mouse over to hear excerpt. CC3.0 attribution licence.

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