Shareable and Creative Commons Media

Flickr Advanced Search. Find Creative Commons licensed images on Flickr.

Public Domain Pictures. Public domain images (no copyright) – note possible non-commercial restrictions. Free photos, some restrictions (see terms).

ImageAfter. Almost any use (see terms).

FreeImages. Most uses (see terms).

Open Clip Art Library. Public domain clip art.

PICOL PIctorial COmmuniation Language. Creative Commons (CC BY) licensed, open source icons.

WikiMedia Commons. Public domain and re-use licensed graphics, audio and video.

FreeSound. Creative Commons licensed sounds.

Jamendo. Royalty free music.

Free Music Archive. Creative Commons and other licenses.

Phlow Magazine. Creative Commons music. – Creative Commons. Creative Commons licensed content.

CCmixter. Creative Commons and other licenses – check for restrictions.

Internet Archive. Free video, audio and text resources – check for restrictions.

OpenStreetMap. Open source, world-wide streetmaps (Creative Commons and Open Database licenses).

Creative Commons Search Tools

Google’s advanced search page lets you restrict search results by Creative Commons licenses

The Creative Commons search page—you can use the tabs along the top of the Creative Commons search page to use a specific search engine such as Google, Yahoo!, Blip TV, etc.

Open Washington – Open Attribution Builder. Use this online tool to generate accurate linked attributions for creative commons images you use on your website.