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. Filter by licence – choose Creative Commons

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

Photopin
– free Creative Commons licenced images

Encyclopedia of Life
– Creative Commons images depicting life on Earth

CSIRO Science Images
– Creative Commons licenced images library specializing in science and nature

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

Sound Bible
– free sound effect clips. CC3.0 attribution licence and public domain sounds

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

Mazwai Video Clips
– high quality Creative Commons licenced video clips for use in a wide range of creative projects. From Mazwai

Pixabay Videos
– free stock video footage. From Pixabay

Wikimedia Commons
– database of free media files