Copyright-Friendly Images and Sounds

  • Creative Commons image library that contains many copyright-friendly images

    Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.

    The Free Music Archive provides free high-quality music in a variety of genres.

    Google Advanced Image Search  Under usage rights, choose labeled for reuse.

    The Moving Image Archive is an index of more than 1.7 million video clips.

    NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 700,000 images digitized from the The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photographs and more.

    Pics4Learning is a copyright-friendly image library for teachers and students containing thousands of images that have been donated by students, teachers, and amateur photographers. Permission has been granted for teachers and students to use all of the images donated to the Pics4Learning collection.

    Public Domain Images is a repository for top quality high resolution public domain photos. These images are copyright free and can be used for any purpose you like.

    Wikimedia Commons is a database of millions of freely usable media files to which anyone can contribute.