Copyright Fair Use Creative Commons

what's a teacher or student to use?

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I can use images, videos & music because I work in education right?

Yeah, about that...no! Copyright is "a legal concept, enacted by most governments, giving the creator of an original work exclusive rights to it, usually for a limited time."

From the minute you finish a document or post a picture....All Rights reserved...must ask permission


Fair Use is described as "a limitation and exception to the exclusive right granted by copyright law to the author of a creative work."


Creative Commons is "a non-profit organization devoted to expanding the range of creative works available for others to build upon legally and to share." Check out this informative movie regarding Creative Commons called "Get Creative". Some rights reserved


Public domain - Works in the public domain are those whose intellectual property rights have expired, have been forfeited,or are inapplicable.

Where can I find music and images?

Creative Commons Search


Royalty Free Images & Video

Royalty Free Music

Royalty Free Sound Effects

    Giving credit to the Author

    Picture credits...

    *image from wikipedia: The Internet Messenger by Buky Schwartz inHolon