Copyright Friendly Resources
What's the big deal about copyright?
What is the Creative Commons?
Copyright Friendly Images
1. Britannica Image Quest
Millions of images that you can use for schoolwork. Paid for by DeKalb County Schools. Has a user name (edmedia) and password (see library staff). Features: Click "CITE" for an MLA citation.
Teachers and students can use the copyright-friendly photos and illustrations for classroom projects, web sites, videos, portfolios, or any other projects in an educational setting. Features: Download straight to Google Docs and copy complete MLA citations
Many free downloads with no attribution required. Watch out for "sponsored" images--they may not be copyright-free.
4. Google Images
Search Google Images and click on TOOLS and USAGE RIGHTS and choose LABELED FOR REUSE
Need more images? Go to Control Alt Achieve: Free Image Sites for Schools for a great list of websites.
Copyright Friendly Music
A great source for music for films and video games. Click on Tag Search to find the music that fits your mood.
Creative Commons Legal Music for Videos
Find many sources of copyright-friendly music here.